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recantation

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Synonyms for recantation

noun retraction
  • abjuration
  • abnegation
  • about-face
  • abrogation
  • annulment
  • contradiction
  • denial
  • disavowal
  • disclaimer
  • disowning
  • forswearing
  • nullification
  • recall
  • repudiation
  • reversal
  • revocation
  • volte-face
  • withdrawal
  • backpedaling
  • backtracking
  • contraversion
  • gainsaying
  • palinode
  • reneging
  • renouncing
  • retractation
  • unsaying

Antonyms for recantation

  • agreement
  • approval
  • confirmation
  • corroboration
  • restoration
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More words related to recantation

abjuration

noun. retraction
  • backdown
  • palinode
  • recantation
  • renunciation
  • withdrawal

palinode

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