Definition of abjure


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • abjure is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 15 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • abjure is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 19 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of abjure

  • formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure (verb)

    Examples

    1. She abjured her beliefs

    Synonyms

    1. forswear
    2. recant
    3. resile
    4. retract