Complete Definition of "repudiate"

was wotd|2007|November|16
English

Etymology
From L. term|repudio|repudiÅ|cast off, reject < term|repudium|repudium|divorce

Pronunciation
a|RP|US IPA|/ɹɪËpjuË.di.eɪt/|/ɹÉËpjuË.di.eɪt/
audio|en-us-repudiate.ogg|Audio (US)

Verb
en-verb|repudiates|repudiating|repudiated

  1. To reject the truth or validity of something; to deny.
  2. To refuse to have anything to do with; to disown.
  3. To refuse to pay or honor.

Translations
trans-top|To reject the truth of, deny, or disown.
Dutch: t+|nl|ontkennen
Polish: odrzuciiÄ
trans-mid
Spanish: t-|es|repudiar, t+|es|negar, t-|es|renegar, t+|es|rechazar
trans-bottom

trans-top|To refuse to have anything to do with.
Polish: wyrzec siÄ
trans-mid
Spanish: t-|es|repudiar, t|es|desconocer
trans-bottom

rfc-trans
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ttbc|German: leugnen
ttbc|French: désavouer
ttbc|Îλληνικά: αÏοÏÏίÏÏÏ
ttbc|Ido: repudiar
ttbc|Italian: rinneghi
ttbc|Turkish: reddetmek

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