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disownverb [T not continuous]

uk   /dɪˈsəʊn/  us   /dɪˈsoʊn/
to make it ​known that you no ​longer have any ​connection with someone that you were ​closelyconnected with: It's a ​story set in the last ​century about a ​girl whose ​parents disowned her when she ​married a ​foreigner.
(Definition of disown from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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disownverb [T]

 us   /dɪsˈoʊn/
to ​state that you no ​longer have any ​connection with someone that you used to be ​closelyconnected with
(Definition of disown from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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