Abjure


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Abjure

  • (verb) formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure; “She abjured her beliefs”

Abjure (ऐब्जुर) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • संत्याग करना, अस्वीकार करना, औपचारिक रूप से त्याग करना, शपथपूर्वक त्याग करना, त्यागना

Abjure Origin

  • late Middle English: from Latin abjurare, from ab- ‘away’ + jurare ‘swear’.

Abjure in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • Shanmuganathan asks outfits to abjure path of violence.
  • One will not become patriotic by shouting slogans; one has to abjure the sentiment of enmity, violence, vigilantism and vengeance.
  • PM Narendra Modi asks Naxals to abjure violence.
  • There will be no talks unless they abjure violence.
  • This in itself will ensure officers abjure errant behaviour.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of abjure

  • Salmaan khan saying “ab” “jury” ke saamne kasam khata hun kabhi drink and drive nahi karunga.

Abjure pronunciation

Sholay – Gabbar Singh’s before abjuring violence

 

 


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