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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /-dʒʊr/
    • /əbˈdʒʊər/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /-dʒʊr/

Definitions of abjured word

  • noun abjured Simple past tense and past participle of abjure. 1
  • adjective abjured Having been renounced, forsworn or rejected. 0

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abjured popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 87% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data about 56% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

Synonyms for abjured

verb abjured

  • avoided — to keep away from; keep clear of; shun: to avoid a person; to avoid taxes; to avoid danger.
  • shunned — to keep away from (a place, person, object, etc.), from motives of dislike, caution, etc.; take pains to avoid.
  • denied — to withhold something from, or refuse to grant a request of: to deny a beggar.
  • rejected — to refuse to have, take, recognize, etc.: to reject the offer of a better job.
  • recanted — to withdraw or disavow (a statement, opinion, etc.), especially formally; retract.

Antonyms for abjured

verb abjured

  • accepted — Accepted ideas are agreed by most people to be correct or reasonable.
  • allowed — to let have; give as one's share; grant as one's right: to allow a person $100 for expenses.

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