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repudiate
used in Black Like Me

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Definition
strong rejection — especially when the idea or thing being rejected was once embraced
  • He let her come, but when she made advances, he repudiated her and sent her away,
repudiated = rejected
  • How did it happen, black people asked, that white people did not notice this and repudiate the pattern of rumor?

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