noun see renounce

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  • Renouncer — Re*noun cer (r? noun s?r), n. One who renounces. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • renouncer — renounce ► VERB 1) formally declare one s abandonment of (a claim, right, or possession). 2) refuse to recognize any longer. 3) abandon (a cause, bad habit, or way of life). DERIVATIVES renounceable adjective renouncement noun renouncer noun …   English terms dictionary

  • renouncer — See renouncement. * * * …   Universalium

  • renouncer — noun One who renounces …   Wiktionary

  • renouncer — n. abdicator, one who relinquishes by formal declaration; one who forgoes voluntarily; repudiator, abandoner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • renouncer — re·nounc·er …   English syllables

  • renouncer — sə(r) noun ( s) : one that renounces …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mandala (Southeast Asian history) — Intersecting mandalas circa 1360: from north to south Lan Xang, Lanna, Sukhothai, Ayutthaya, Angkor and Champa. Mandala (मण्डल) is a Sanskrit word that means circle . The mandala is a model for describing the patterns of diffuse political power… …   Wikipedia

  • renounce — verb (renounced; renouncing) Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French renuncer, from Latin renuntiare, from re + nuntiare to report, from nuntius messenger Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. to give up, refuse, or resign usually by formal… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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