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See definition of disowned on Dictionary.com
  • as inforsaken
  • as inrefused

synonyms for disowned

  • deserted
  • desolate
  • ignored
  • isolated
  • jilted
  • marooned
  • cast off
  • derelict
  • destitute
  • forlorn
  • friendless
  • godforsaken
  • left at the altar
  • left behind
  • left in the lurch
  • lonely
  • lorn
  • outcast
  • solitary
  • thrown over
  • banned
  • blocked
  • denied
  • dismissed
  • forbidden
  • forsaken
  • prohibited
  • rebuffed
  • rejected
  • repelled
  • repudiated
  • spurned
  • vetoed
  • turned down
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antonyms for disowned

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  • populated
  • cherished
  • helped
  • nurtured
  • wanted
  • allowed
  • permitted
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How to use disowned in a sentence

All authority, save that of the nation, was disowned; even a parent was not to exercise any power over his son.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
The national poet at no time absorbed the personal, the personal poet at no time disowned the national.
FREDERICK CHOPIN AS A MAN AND MUSICIANFREDERICK NIECKS
I told him that I was ruined—that my father had disowned me—that I was forced to earn my own livelihood.
DROSSHENRY SETON MERRIMAN
Although, to his anger, he had long ago been disowned, he still went to meeting once or twice a year.
THE RED CITYS. WEIR MITCHELL
Methods and theories were propagated there under the shadow of his name which he would have disowned.
AN EPITOME OF THE HISTORY OF MEDICINEROSWELL PARK
True, he was disowned, but he had lived without his father hitherto, and could very well go on to live without such a father!
THERE AND BACKGEORGE MACDONALD
He was of course disowned and disinherited, and his children sank to the lowest social grade.
THE MAN BETWEENAMELIA E. BARR
His deeds might be disowned, but the spirit which made those deeds possible was worthy highest honor.
JOHN BROWNFREDERICK DOUGLASS
So the patient work of the German schoolmasters was disowned, and the Hohenzollern declared himself triumphant.
THE OUTLINE OF HISTORY: BEING A PLAIN HISTORY OF LIFE AND MANKINDHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
Spain treated them as outlaws and pirates, while other European Powers publicly disowned them.
WANDERINGS IN SOUTH AMERICACHARLES WATERTON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DISOWNED

  • cast off
  • derelict
  • deserted
  • desolate
  • destitute
  • disowned
  • forlorn
  • friendless
  • godforsaken
  • ignored
  • isolated
  • jilted
  • left at the altar
  • left behind
  • left in the lurch
  • lonely
  • lorn
  • marooned
  • outcast
  • solitary
  • thrown over
  • banned
  • blocked
  • denied
  • dismissed
  • disowned
  • forbidden
  • forsaken
  • prohibited
  • rebuffed
  • rejected
  • repelled
  • repudiated
  • spurned
  • turned down
  • vetoed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.