There are so many new English words we can’t seem to keep up. You may not have heard the word for today.
It’s ‘Abjure’ and is pronounced /əbˈdʒʊə,əbˈdʒɔː/
Abjure means to solemnly renounce a belief, cause or claim. It could also mean to reject (something) formally.
Abjure can be used in place of the following words:
Abstain from, disclaim, forgo, give up, refrain from, renounce, relinquish, reject