disown

Unsay vs Disown - What's the difference?

unsay | disown | Related terms |

Unsay is a related term of disown.


As verbs the difference between unsay and disown

is that unsay is to withdraw, retract (something said) while disown is to refuse to own or to refuse to acknowledge one’s own.

Rescind vs Disown - What's the difference?

rescind | disown | Related terms |

Rescind is a related term of disown.


As verbs the difference between rescind and disown

is that rescind is to repeal, annul, or declare void; to take (something such as a rule or contract) out of effect while disown is to refuse to own or to refuse to acknowledge one’s own.

Withdraw vs Disown - What's the difference?

withdraw | disown | Related terms |

Withdraw is a related term of disown.


As verbs the difference between withdraw and disown

is that withdraw is to pull (something) back, aside, or away while disown is to refuse to own or to refuse to acknowledge one’s own.

Censure vs Disown - What's the difference?

censure | disown | Related terms |

Censure is a related term of disown.


As verbs the difference between censure and disown

is that censure is while disown is to refuse to own or to refuse to acknowledge one’s own.

Disown vs Accept - What's the difference?

disown | accept |


As verbs the difference between disown and accept

is that disown is to refuse to own or to refuse to acknowledge one’s own while accept is to receive, especially with a consent, with favour, or with approval.

As an adjective accept is

(obsolete) accepted.

Disown vs Abandon - What's the difference?

disown | abandon | Related terms |

Disown is a related term of abandon.


As verbs the difference between disown and abandon

is that disown is to refuse to own or to refuse to acknowledge one’s own while abandon is (obsolete) to subdue; to take control of .

As a noun abandon is

a yielding to natural impulses or inhibitions; freedom from artificial constraint, with loss of appreciation of consequences
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As an adverb abandon is

(obsolete|not comparable) freely; entirely.

Disown vs Abnegate - What's the difference?

disown | abnegate | Synonyms |

Disown is a synonym of abnegate.


As verbs the difference between disown and abnegate

is that disown is to refuse to own or to refuse to acknowledge one’s own while abnegate is to deny (oneself something); to renounce or give up (a right, a power, a claim, a privilege, a convenience) .

Disown vs Give_up - What's the difference?

disown | give_up | Related terms |

Disown is a related term of give_up.


As verbs the difference between disown and give_up

is that disown is to refuse to own or to refuse to acknowledge one’s own while give_up is to surrender (someone or something).

Reprehend vs Disown - What's the difference?

reprehend | disown | Related terms |

Reprehend is a related term of disown.


As verbs the difference between reprehend and disown

is that reprehend is to criticize, to reprove while disown is to refuse to own or to refuse to acknowledge one’s own.

Disown vs Resign - What's the difference?

disown | resign | Related terms |

Disown is a related term of resign.


As verbs the difference between disown and resign

is that disown is to refuse to own or to refuse to acknowledge one’s own while resign is to give up or hand over (something to someone); to relinquish ownership of or resign can be (proscribed).

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