What does ABNEGATE mean?

ABNEGATE meaning in General Dictionary

To deny and reject to abjure

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  • deny yourself (anything); restrain, specifically from indulging in certain enjoyment
  • deny or renounce
  • surrender (energy or a position)
  • To reject and decline; to abjure.

ABNEGATE meaning in Law Dictionary

Giving something up or to renounce.

ABNEGATE meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1650s, from Latin abnegatus, previous participle of abnegare "to decline, reject" (see abnegation). Relevant: Abnegated; abnegating.

ABNEGATE meaning in General Dictionary

(v. t.) To deny and reject; to abjure.