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Definitionformally reject or disavow a formerly held belief — usually under pressure
- No, rather I abjure all roofs, and choose To wage against the enmity o' the air; To be a comrade with the wolf and owl,— Necessity's sharp pinch!2.4 -- Act 2 Scene 4 -- Before Gloster's Castle; Kent in the stocks (66% in)
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