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disown

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  • verbrefuse to acknowledge
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Synonyms for disown

verb refuse to acknowledge
  • disavow
  • discard
  • disclaim
  • renounce
  • repudiate
  • retract
  • abandon
  • abjure
  • abnegate
  • deny
  • disallow
  • reject
  • cast off
  • disacknowledge
  • divorce oneself from
  • refuse to recognize

Antonyms for disown

  • admit
  • allow
  • approve
  • accept
  • acknowledge
  • avow
  • claim
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More words related to disown

abandon

verb. leave in troubled state
  • back out
  • desert
  • disown
  • forsake
  • jilt
  • leave
  • leave behind
  • quit
  • reject
  • renounce
  • throw over
  • walk out on
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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