Portuguese translation of 'renounce'
1. renunciar a
2. (disown) repudiar, rejeitar
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Example Sentences Including 'renounce'
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This policy must be utterly renounced.The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
At the time, it looked like they were renouncing the real world.THE LAST PARTY: Britpop, Blair and the demise of English rock (2003)
They had renounced the world, and "we consider ourselves to be dead men in respect of it '.Ambassadors: From Ancient Greece to the Nation State (2006)
He claims to have renounced drugs for good.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
How likely is it that people will voluntarily renounce them because of a disputed threat to the planet?Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Ethel could scarcely feel that it would not be a mockery to declare, on her behalf, that she renounced the world.The Daisy Chain (1837)
Repeat after me: 'I must renounce hipsters.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Armenia has already renounced any territorial claims to its former homeland.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Either renounce your political beliefs or get us a couple of wins against Newcastle.The Sun (2013)
He renounced violence on his release in 2011 but was barely free long enough to organise an effective political organisation before the elections last year.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
In exchange they would have had to renounce all other claims.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Last month it announced that it had renounced its rights to the area, which included the national park.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
You'd think he'd have renounced all violence after that.The Sun (2013)
No one is quite sure who suggested it should include a clause renouncing war.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
A brother renounced the world and gave his goods to the poor, but he kept back a little for his personal expenses.Christianity Today (2000)
If not, then you must renounce it.Why Am I Afraid to be Assertive? (1994)
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British English: renounce VERB
If you renounce a belief or a way of behaving, you decide and declare publicly that you no longer have that belief or will no longer behave in that way.
After a period of imprisonment she renounced her life of crime.
Translation of renounce from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary