GRE Word List


to renounce upon oath

The meaning of the word abjure is to renounce upon oath.

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recoursea turning to someone or something for help or protection
rompone that romps
bequeathto give or leave by will (see will
carcinogenicproducing or tending to produce cancer
placidserenely free of interruption or disturbance
autocraticof, relating to, or being an autocracy : absolute
aplombcomplete and confident composure or self-assurance : poise
inroadan advance or penetration often at the expense of someone or something
squeamisheasily nauseated : queasy
forfeitsomething forfeited or subject to being forfeited (as for a crime, offense, or neglect of duty) : penalty