Definition Of repudiations


denial of the truth or validity of something.

rejection of a proposal or idea.

the repudiation of reformist policies

Example Of repudiations

  • a repudiation of left-wing political ideas

  • A widespread bankruptcy, default, and repudiation of bonds would necessarily ensue.

  • Above all, Byrd has decried the cowardice of Congress in its acceptance of the wholesale repudiation of the US Constitution.

  • But the Neutrality Acts of 1935, 1936, and 1937 nevertheless represented a repudiation of Wilsonianism.

  • Donaldson P thought not, as the repudiation of a contract of employment was an exception to the general rule.

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