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repudiate

Synonyms of repudiate in English:

verb

  • 1 he repudiated his Catholic faith
    reject, renounce, abandon, give up, turn one's back on, disown, cast off, lay aside
    formal forswear, abjure
    literary forsake
    [Antonyms] embrace
  • 2 Hansen repudiated the allegations
    deny, contradict, controvert, rebut, dispute, dismiss, brush aside
    formal gainsay
    [Antonyms] acknowledge, confirm
  • 3 Egypt repudiated the treaty
    disregard, flout, renege on;
    Law  disaffirm
    formal abrogate
    [Antonyms] ratify, abide by
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