Adjective "Abjured" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Abjured


    Definition:

    1. to renounce, repudiate, or retract, especially with formal solemnity; recant: to abjure one's errors.

    2. to renounce or give up under oath; forswear: to abjure allegiance.

    3. to avoid or shun.

    Origin:
    abjure

    Examples:

    "stimulants can be abjured."