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abjureverb [T]

uk   /əbˈdʒʊər/  us   /-dʒʊr/ formal
to say ​formally or ​publicly that you no ​longeragree with a ​belief or way of ​behaving: He abjured his ​religion/his ​life of ​dissipation.
(Definition of abjure from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “abjure”
in Chinese (Simplified) 公开放弃,声明弃绝…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公開放棄,聲明棄絕…
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