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Definition of disavow:

  1. To deny; to show the contrary of; to disprove.
  2. To refuse strongly and solemnly to own or acknowledge; to deny responsibility for, approbation of, and the like; to disclaim; to disown; as, he was charged with embezzlement, but he disavows the crime.

Synonyms:

forswear, discard, refuse, recant, disconfirm, disallow, not be someone's keeper, recall, shirk, wash your hands of, accept, disacknowledge, disown, negative, gainsay, abjure, neglect.

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