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recants

verb
present tense third-person singular of recant

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to solemnly or formally reject or go back on (as something formerly adhered to)
  • the Inquisition forced Galileo to recant his support of the Copernican observation that the earth revolves around the sun

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“Recants.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/recants. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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