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English definition of “renunciation”

renunciation

noun [U, no plural]
 
 
/rɪˌnʌnsiˈeɪʃən/
a statement in which you say that you do not want something or believe in something any more: a renunciation of violenceStop having or doing somethingRefusing and rejecting
(Definition of renunciation from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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