Complete Definition of "abnegation"

English

Etymology
Latin abnegatio: compare French abnégation

Pronunciation
:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-eɪÊÇn|-eɪÊÇn

Noun
en-noun

  1. A denial; a renunciation.

#:Quotations
#:*With abnegation of God, of his honor, and of religion, they may retain the friendship of the court. - Knox

Synonyms
repudiation

References
Webster 1913

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