Definition of 'renege'
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She reneged on the promise, leading to the loss of 400 jobs. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The union said that the company had reneged on an agreement about how to pay workers. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But now I have been left high and dry after my bank reneged on a deal. The Sun (2008)It is as if they resent her forcing brutal reality down their throat, as if she has reneged on a deal that she'd always be reassuringly shallow. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Used Occasionally. renege is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'renege'
British English: renege VERB
If someone reneges on a promise or an agreement, they do not do what they have promised or agreed to do.
If someone reneged on a deal, they could never trade here again.
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