What does renouncement mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. renunciation, renouncementnoun

    an act (spoken or written) declaring that something is surrendered or disowned


  1. renouncementnoun

    The act of renouncing.

    His renouncement of his previous position, once it had proven unpopular, did not help his candidacy.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Renouncementnoun

    Act of renouncing; renunciation.

    Etymology: from renounce.

    I hold you as a thing enskied and sainted;
    By your renouncement, an immortal spirit. William Shakespeare.


  1. renouncement

    Renouncement refers to the formal act of giving up or rejecting something such as a claim, a belief, a right or title, usually in a conscious and intentional manner. It can also refer to the act of abandoning a person or cause one was previously associated with. It often involves a public or official declaration.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Renouncementnoun

    the act of disclaiming or rejecting; renunciation

  2. Etymology: [Cf. F. renoncement.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of renouncement in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of renouncement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3


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