Synonyms of abnegation


1. abnegation, denial

usage: the denial and rejection of a doctrine or belief; "abnegation of the Holy Trinity"

2. abnegation, self-abnegation, denial, self-denial, self-renunciation, selflessness, self-sacrifice, renunciation, forgoing, forswearing

usage: renunciation of your own interests in favor of the interests of others

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.