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repudiation

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of repudiation

  1. 1 a refusal to confirm the truth of a statement voters seemed satisfied by the candidate's public repudiation of the beliefs of an organization to which he had briefly belonged as a youth Synonyms of repudiation contradiction, denegation, disallowance, disavowal, disclaimer, disconfirmation, negation, rejection, denialWords Related to repudiation disproof, rebuttal, refutation; negativeNear Antonyms of repudiation concession, confession; affirmation, assertion, declaration; attestation, corroboration, documentation, substantiation, testament, testimony, validationAntonyms of repudiation acknowledgment (or acknowledgement), admission, avowal, confirmation

  2. 2 the act or practice of giving up or rejecting something once enjoyed or desired New Year's resolutions typically include the repudiation of chocolate and other indulgences and the promise to resume working out at the gym Synonyms of repudiation abnegation, renouncement, renunciation, self-denialWords Related to repudiation denial, refusal; relinquishment, resignation, surrender; self-abnegation, self-renunciationNear Antonyms of repudiation acceptance; adoption, embrace, embracement, espousalAntonyms of repudiation indulgence, self-indulgence



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