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abjure
used in Macbeth

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Definition
formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief — usually under pressure
  • Devilish Macbeth By many of these trains hath sought to win me Into his power; and modest wisdom plucks me From over-credulous haste: but God above Deal between thee and me! for even now I put myself to thy direction, and Unspeak mine own detraction; here abjure The taints and blames I laid upon myself, For strangers to my nature.
    4.3 — Act 4 Scene 3 — England. Before the King's Palace (50% in)

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