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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To withdraw from.

Usage examples (39)
  • During the United States Civil War, many Southern states wanted to secede from the Union.
  • With any luck, maybe those Southerners will follow Rick Perry and once again secede from the Union ...
  • If the Rangers win, Texas gets to secede from the Union.
  • And I thought all he wanted to do was secede from the Union. for more
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  • Word of the 2009 Nat. Spelling Bee finals.[pellingbeeshirleys!Field2]
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