Disacknowledge
Disacknowledge \Dis`ac*knowl"edge\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disacknowledged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disacknowledging}.] To refuse to acknowledge; to deny; to disown. [Obs.] --South. [1913 Webster]

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  • disclaim — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. disavow, deny, repudiate; disown, renounce. See nullification, negation. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To deny] Syn. repudiate, disavow, revoke, retract; see deny , recant . 2. [To disown] Syn. renounce,… …   English dictionary for students

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