Translation of "abdicate" - English-Vietnamese dictionary

abdicate

verb /ˈӕbdikeit/

to leave or give up the position and authority of a king or queen

thoái vị
The king abdicated (the throne) in favour/favor of his son.

(formal ) to leave or give up (responsibility, power etc)

từ bỏ
He abdicated all responsibility for the work to his elder son.
abdication noun

sự thoái vị; sự từ bỏ
the abdication of Edward VIII.

(Translation of “abdicate” from the PASSWORD English-Vietnamese Dictionary © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)