What does abnegation mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abnegation(noun)

    the denial and rejection of a doctrine or belief

    "abnegation of the Holy Trinity"

  2. abnegation, self-abnegation, denial, self-denial, self-renunciation(noun)

    renunciation of your own interests in favor of the interests of others


  1. abnegation(Noun)

    A denial; a renunciation; denial of desire or self-interest.

  2. Origin: * First attested before 1398.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abnegation(noun)

    a denial; a renunciation

  2. Origin: [L. abnegatio: cf. F. abngation.]

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. abnegation

    A plan for securing the thing in the easiest and surest way.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abnegation in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abnegation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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