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  Words related to apostasy

Related / Similar Words: tergiversation, renunciation, defection

 

Definition:
  • the act of abandoning a party or cause;
  • the state of having rejected your religious beliefs or your political party or a cause (often in favor of opposing beliefs or causes);

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    Derivational Morphology: apostatize, apostatise, tergiversate, defect, desert

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: afvalligheid   Finnish: luopuminen  
    French: apostasie   German: Abtrünnigkeit  
    Greek: αποστασία   Italian: apostasia  
    Japanese: 背信   Korean: 배교  
    Latin: apostasia   Russian: отступничество  
    Spanish: apostasía  
     
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