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definition of the word abjure

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From Latin abjurare "to deny upon oath", formed from ab- + jurare "to swear", from jus, juris, "right", "law".

(Version: Anniversary,Pre-Anniversary): a - b - j - u

Infinitive
to abjure

Third person singular
abjures

Simple past
abjured

Past participle
abjured

Present participle
abjuring

to abjure (third-person singular simple present abjures, present participle abjuring, simple past and past participle abjured)

  1. (transitive) To renounce upon oath; to forswear; to disavow.
    To abjure allegiance to a prince.
    To abjure the realm (to swear to abandon it forever).
  2. (transitive) To renounce or reject with solemnity; to recant; to abandon forever; to reject; repudiate.
    To abjure errors.
    • But this rough magic I here abjure. - Shakespeare, Tempest, V,i
  3. (intransitive) To renounce on oath.


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