|part of speech:
||abjured, abjures, abjuring
||to repudiate or renounce solemnly, as under oath; forswear.
She was forced to abjure her Catholic beliefs and accept Protestantism.
- disavow, forswear, recant, renounce, repudiate, retract
- similar words:
- abandon, abrogate, avoid, disclaim, disown, eschew, forgo, forsake, reject, relinquish, revoke, shun, withdraw
||abjuratory (adj.), abjurer (n.)