Forswear and Renounce

Forswear

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Forswear verb – To solemnly or formally reject or go back on (as something formerly adhered to).
Usage example: the new government would have to forswear the use of torture if it wished to be granted full diplomatic recognition

Renounce is a synonym for forswear in abandon topic. In some cases you can use "Renounce" instead a verb "Forswear", when it comes to topics like keep, renounce under oath. popular alternative
Synonyms for Forswear

Renounce

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Renounce verb – To solemnly or formally reject or go back on (as something formerly adhered to).
Usage example: after another failed romance he vowed that he was renouncing the world and becoming a monk

Forswear is a synonym for renounce in abandon topic. You can use "Forswear" instead a verb "Renounce", if it concerns topics such as keep, repudiate, disown, renounce under oath. popular alternative
Nearby Words: renounced, renouncement, renouncing
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ways forswear ways renounce ways
titles forswear titles renounce titles
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Renounce and Forswear. (2016). Retrieved 2021, February 26, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/forswear/renounce
Forswear & Renounce. N.p., 2016. Web. 26 Feb. 2021. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/forswear/renounce>.
Renounce or Forswear. 2016. Accessed February 26, 2021. https://thesaurus.plus/related/forswear/renounce.

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