from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Self-denial.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a denial; a renunciation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of abnegating; a renunciation.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. renunciation of your own interests in favor of the interests of others
- n. the denial and rejection of a doctrine or belief
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