- Word Combinations (verb)
|part of speech:
||disavowed, disavowing, disavows
||to deny any knowledge of, responsibility for, or connection with; disclaim.
- acknowledge, admit, avow
- similar words:
- abjure, contradict, deny, disown, forswear, gainsay, recant, renounce, repudiate
||to deny having (knowledge, intention, or the like).
The demonstrators disavowed any intention of causing harm to the conference participants.
||to deny as being true.