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forsaking

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  • verbabandon, turn one's back on
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Synonyms for forsaking

verb abandon, turn one's back on
  • disown
  • forgo
  • forswear
  • jettison
  • quit
  • relinquish
  • renounce
  • repudiate
  • set aside
  • spurn
  • abdicate
  • desert
  • disclaim
  • jilt
  • leave
  • resign
  • surrender
  • yield
  • cast off
  • change one's tune
  • drift away
  • give up
  • have done with
  • kiss goodbye
  • leave flat
  • leave high and dry
  • run out on
  • show the door
  • take the oath
  • throw over
  • walk out on
  • wash one's hands of

Antonyms for forsaking

  • allow
  • approve
  • continue
  • keep
  • claim
  • hold
  • maintain
  • go back
  • rediscover
  • return
  • revert
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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defection

noun. abandonment
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.