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renounced

verb
past tense of renounce

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1 to give up (as a position of authority) formally
  • in wake of the corruption scandal, the congressman was forced to renounce his seat in the House

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2 to solemnly or formally reject or go back on (as something formerly adhered to)
  • after another failed romance he vowed that he was renouncing the world and becoming a monk

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“Renounced.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/renounced. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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