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renege
used in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

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Definition
to fail to fulfill a promise or obligation
  • Years later I discovered that the United States had been crossed thousands of times by frightened Black children traveling alone to their newly affluent parents in Northern cities, or back to grandmothers in Southern towns when the urban North reneged on its economic promises.
    p. 5.9

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