EnglantiMuokkaa

VerbiMuokkaa

renege

  1. (vanhahtava, ylätyyliä) pettää, rikkoa (lupauksensa, velvollisuutensa, tms.)
    The government encouraged Hungarian gentiles to benefit from these discriminatory regulations and to renege their debts to Jews. (S. L. Kremer: Witness Through the Imagination)
    Cult movements often perpetuate the idea that a participant must renege their previous personality, and become re-born in the new ideals of the group. (Anbara Salam on the enduring fascination with cults)