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renounce
used in Pygmalion

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Definition
to formally reject, give up, or turn away from

(as in to give up the power of a monarch, to change belief, behavior, support, or association)
  • The article, being libelous, had to be returned as impossible; and I had to renounce my dream of dragging its author into the limelight.
    Preface (27% in)

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