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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The exposure of falseness or pretensions; Refusal to acknowledge or pay a debt or honor a contract (especially by public authorities); Rejecting or disowning or disclaiming as invalid.

Usage examples (35)
  • The repudiation of the debt by the city
  • Congressional repudiation of the treaty that the President had negotiated
  • Is anyone reading the entrails of the rollout whether repudiation is a stake in the ground on 1.20.09 or is there accountability for past lawlessness?
  • This repudiation is for political reasons only ..... everyone can see this coming. for more
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