Synonyms for (verb) disown

Synonyms: disown, renounce, repudiate

Definition: cast off

Usage: She renounced her husband; The parents repudiated their son

Similar words: reject

Definition: refuse to accept or acknowledge

Usage: I reject the idea of starting a war; The journal rejected the student's paper


Synonyms: disinherit, disown

Definition: prevent deliberately (as by making a will) from inheriting

Similar words: deprive

Definition: keep from having, keeping, or obtaining