What is another word for forswearing?

Pronunciation: [fɔːswˈe͡əɹɪŋ] (IPA)

Forswearing is a term that refers to the act of renouncing or giving up a belief, idea, or promise. This word can also refer to the act of denying or disowning something. Some synonyms for forswearing include abjuring, renouncing, disavowing, recanting, repudiating, disclaiming, and giving up. Other synonyms that can be used to replace forswearing include forsaking, disowning, abnegating, surrendering, relinquishing, sacrificing, and waiving. Whatever synonym you choose to use, it is important to keep in mind the context and tone of the sentence to ensure that it accurately conveys your intended meaning.

Synonyms for Forswearing:

What are the hypernyms for Forswearing?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Forswearing

You have said mass in it, and now you are leaving it sacrilegiously and forswearing yourself!"
"Paris From the "Three Cities""
Emile Zola
If you would take my advice," continued she, speaking in a very persuasive tone, "instead of forswearing play, as you seem inclined to do at the first reverse of fortune, you would join forces with us; you cannot imagine that I would advise you to any thing which I was not persuaded would be advantageous to you-you little know how much I am interested."
"Tales & Novels, Vol. IX [Contents: Harrington; Thoughts on Bores; Ormond]"
Maria Edgeworth
I thought it better to prefer a blameless silence, before the sacred office of speaking, bought and begun with servitude and forswearing."
"Brief History of English and American Literature"
Henry A. Beers

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