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Definition of "renouncement" [re•nounce•ment]

  • The act of renouncing. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "renouncement" in a sentence
  • "Until the HEART legislation in 2008 (or 2007), the U.S. taxed ex-citizens for ten years after their renouncement was accepted."
  • "It should keep the same attitude of aloofness in love and hate, in possession and renouncement, that is, it should be simultaneously dead, resigned and lifted up."
  • "We want to strengthen a Palestinian partner willing to accept the conditions outlined by the Quartet and the Arab summit; in other words, a renouncement of violence, a recognition of Israel, and a commitment to abide by the previous agreements entered in by the Palestinian Authority."