abnegate - definitions and synonyms

abnegate verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : deny oneself (something); restrain, especially from indulging in some pleasure

    Example Sentenses:

    • She denied herself wine and spirits


  2. English Meaning: 

    : surrender (power or a position)

    Example Sentenses:

    • The King abnegated his power to the ministers

  3. English Meaning: 

    : deny or renounce

    Example Sentenses:

    • They abnegated their gods