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Example sentences for abjure

To reach that listener she has to give up one of the jazz musician's primary rights, which is to abjure her past.
But let us hope those yet to be written will abjure facile ideology.
Both abjure violence but are ready to court confrontation by bringing thousands of ethnic Albanians into the streets.
Academic freedom to pursue the truth entails the obligation to abjure untruth.
If the client refuses, the lawyer may then abjure the case.
The Union is wrong to abjure its own liberal identity.
They cannot afford to abjure militancy.
Indeed, if many investors abjure the listing, those who hold their noses and take the plunge might make even more money.
But the same deafness afflicts the same people when they are exhorted to abjure other sorts of unhealthy behaviour.
But even whilst they deny and abjure, they are yet compelled to serve, that power which is seated on the throne of their own soul.
The courts must abjure unnecessary mental gymnastics which give the terms of the policy a forced or distorted construction.
They promised to abjure their sins and recommitted them.

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