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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The mistake of not following suit when able to do so v. - Fail to fulfill a promise or obligation.

Usage examples (39)
  • But now the Senate is proposing to renege on the deal and the governors are furious.
  • "And you won't revert and renege the moment I am out of sight?"
  • I mean, didn't you kind of renege on the agreement here?
  • The government fears that Pfizer will "renege" on this undertaking, he said. for more
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