abdiquer

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin abdicō.

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VerbEdit

abdiquer

  1. (transitive, intransitive) To abdicate (one's powers).
    Beatrix des Pays-Bas a abdiqué en 2013.Beatrix of the Netherlands abdicated in 2013.
  2. (intransitive, formal) To give up; to abandon.

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DescendantsEdit

  • Romanian: abdica

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