abdicate

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈæbdɪkeɪt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈæbdɪˌkeɪt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(abdi kāt′)


Inflections of 'abdicate' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
abdicates
v 3rd person singular
abdicating
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
abdicated
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
abdicated
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

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Synonyms:
relinquish , give up, renounce, withdraw , abandon , resign , renounce the throne, stand down, quit

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