Haqqani invests great hope that a decision by Pakistan's military to abjure politics may correct these trends.
To persuade Iran to abjure weapons, the United States will have to make some kind of deal.
He's been forced to abjure his most important achievement as governor, his healthcare plan.
If this be so, the instinct which has led him gradually to abjure the earlier forms is a true one.
I know it has been a fault of my own, too; but from this moment I abjure it as I would the service of hell!
After a long examination he was desired to abjure, which he refused without the least hesitation.
I cannot abjure that world which contains the fondest object that links me to life.
Henry V. was forced to abjure investiture before he could again receive his imperial crown from papal hands.
They then ordered her "to abjure" publicly the various things of which she was accused.
But at the age of eighty, I seek quiet, and abjure contention.