Synonyms for abdicate

Synonyms for (verb) abdicate

Synonyms: renounce, abdicate

Definition: give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors, or duties and obligations

Usage: The King abdicated when he married a divorcee

Similar words: give up, resign, renounce, vacate

Definition: leave (a job, post, or position) voluntarily

Usage: She vacated the position when she got pregnant; The chairman resigned when he was found to have misappropriated funds

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