Share this entry

abdicate
British English: /ˈabdɪkeɪt/
American English: /ˈæbdəˌkeɪt/

Translation of abdicate in German:

transitive verb

  • abdicate [the throne]
    auf den Thron verzichten
    dem Thron entsagen [formal]
    abdicate one's rights
    auf seine Rechte verzichten

Definition of abdicate in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: