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Meaning of RENEGE

Pronunciation:  ree'neeg

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the mistake of not following suit when able to do so
  2. [v]  fail to fulfill a promise or obligation; "She backed out of her promise"

RENEGE is a 6 letter word that starts with R.


 Synonyms: go back on, renege on, renegue on, revoke
 See Also: annul, assure, card game, cards, countermand, error, fault, lift, mistake, overturn, promise, repeal, rescind, reverse, revoke, vacate



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Re*nege"\ (r?-n?j" or r?-n?g"), v. t. [LL. renegare. See
    To deny; to disown. [Obs.] --Shak.
          All Europe high (all sorts of rights reneged) Against
          the truth and thee unholy leagued.       --Sylvester.
  2. \Re*nege"\, v. i.
    1. To deny. [Obs.] --Shak.
    2. (Card Playing) To revoke. [R.]