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repudiate
used in Pygmalion

3 uses
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Definition
strong rejection — especially when the idea or thing being rejected was once embraced
  • he had become a sort of walking repudiation of Oxford and all its traditions.
    Preface (30% in)
repudiation = strong rejection
  • [Her daughter repudiates her with an angry shrug and retires haughtily.
    Act 1 (68% in)
  • You can repudiate it.
    Act 5 (13% in)

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