Adjective "abjuration" definition and examples

(Abjuration may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)



Definitions and examples


  1. 'The Inquisition had accepted Cardano's private abjuration, extracting a promise from him never to teach or publish in the Papal States again.'
  2. 'He was condemned in 1595 ‘on grave suspicion of heresy’ and forced to make a formal public abjuration.'

More definitions


1. the act of abjuring.

2. renunciation upon oath.