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French translation of 'abdicate'

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abdicate

[ˈæbdɪkeɪt ]
transitive verb
1.  [king, queen, monarchthrone] abdiquer
2. 
to abdicate responsibility for sb/sth démissionner de ses responsabilités vis-à-vis de qn/qchdémissionner vis-à-vis de qn/qch
intransitive verb
[king, queen, monarch] abdiquer

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Example Sentences Including 'abdicate'

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The King was going to abdicate to marry an American divorcee.
Thomas, Rosie THE WHITE DOVE (2001)
Here we have a woman who is apparently content to abdicate her parental responsibilities and -- `
Howatch, Susan ULTIMATE PRIZES (2001)

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