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Meaning of DISOWNMENT

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  refusal to acknowledge as one's own
 

DISOWNMENT is a 10 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: disowning
 
 See Also: renunciation, repudiation

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dis*own"ment\, n.
Act of disowning. [R.]

 
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 Related Terms: abjuration, abjurement, abrogation, absolute contradiction, annulment, chucking, chucking out, contempt, contradiction, contrary assertion, contravention, controversion, countering, crossing, declination, declining, denial, despisal, despising, disaffirmation, disallowance, disapproval, disavowal, discard, disclaimer, disclamation, discounting, disendowment, disherison, disinheritance, dismissal, disowning, dispossession, disproof, disregard, disseisin, eviction, exception, exclusion, expatriation, expropriation, foreclosure, forswearing, gainsaying, ignoring, impugnment, nonacceptance, nonapproval, nonconsideration, nullification, palinode, palinody, passing by, putting away, putting out, rebuff, recantation, reclaiming, refusal, refutation, rejection, reneging, renouncement, renunciation, repossessing, repossession, repudiation, repulse, retractation, retraction, revocation, revokement, scouting, spurning, throwing out, turning out, unsaying, withdrawal
 

 

 

 

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