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repudiate

verb [T] uk   /rɪˈpjuː.di.eɪt/ formal us  
to refuse to accept something or someone as true, good, or reasonable: He repudiated the allegation/charge/claim that he had tried to deceive them. I utterly repudiate those remarks.
repudiation
noun [U] uk   /rɪˌpjuː.diˈeɪ.ʃən/ us  
They were surprised by his sudden repudiation of all his former beliefs.
Translations of “repudiate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 拒絕,不接受, 否認, 批駁…
in Russian отвергать…
in Turkish reddetmek, tanımamak, kabul etmemek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拒绝,不接受, 否认, 批驳…
in Polish zaprzeczać, odrzucać…
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