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Translation of "abdicate" - English-Spanish dictionary

abdicate

verb   /ˈæb.dɪ.keɪt/
If a king or queen abdicates, he or she makes a formal statement that he or she no longer wants to be king or queen. to formally give up the position of being king or queen abdicar King Edward VIII abdicated (the British throne) in 1936.1439788
abdicate responsibility formal disapproving
to stop controlling or managing something that you are in charge of declinar She abdicated all responsibility for the project.788
abdication noun [no plural]   /ˌæb.dɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/
abdicación 7881439
(Definition of abdicate from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

abdicate

verb /ˈӕbdikeit/
to leave or give up the position and authority of a king or queen abdicar The king abdicated (the throne) in favour/favor of his son.
(formal ) to leave or give up (responsibility, power etc) abdicar (en) He abdicated all responsibility for the work to his elder son.
abdication noun
abdicación the abdication of Edward VIII.
(Definition of abdicate from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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