Disclaim

Definition of Disclaim

Dis`claim´
v. t.1.To renounce all claim to deny; ownership of, or responsibility for; to disown; to disavow; to reject.
[imp. & p. p. Disclaimed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Disclaiming.]
He calls the gods to witness their offense;
Disclaims the war, asserts his innocence.
- Dryden.
He disclaims the authority of Jesus.
- Farmer.
2.To deny, as a claim; to refuse.
The payment was irregularly made, if not disclaimed.
- Milman.
3.(Law) To relinquish or deny having a claim; to disavow another's claim; to decline accepting, as an estate, interest, or office.
1.To disavow or renounce all part, claim, or share.
Disclaim in
to disown; to disavow.
- Shak.

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