What does the word renunciation mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • The act of renouncing.

Usage examples for renunciation

  1. He had not said mass for some time past, and this surely meant renunciation of the priesthood. – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola
  2. This definite act of mine- this, my first conscious renunciation- did not tend, as you might suppose, to the peace of my mind. – Bye-Ways by Robert Smythe Hichens
  3. I can only tell you what I know- that there is no way of peace but the way of renunciation. – Audrey Craven by May Sinclair
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