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renounce
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Measure for Measure
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  • I would not—though ’tis my familiar sin With maids to seem the lapwing, and to jest, Tongue far from heart—play with all virgins so: I hold you as a thing ensky’d and sainted; By your renouncement an immortal spirit; And to be talk’d with in sincerity, As with a saint.

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  • Israel asks that they renounce their stated intention of wiping it off the map.
  • She renounced her religion and joined the Communist party.

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