verb (used without object), re·neged, re·neg·ing.
verb (used with object), re·neged, re·neg·ing.
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Origin of renege
OTHER WORDS FROM renegere·neg·er, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for renege
Dubowitz, however, says he is concerned Moscow could renege on its promise not to sell Iran the S-300.Russia’s Ace in the Hole: a Super-Missile It Can Sell to Iran|Eli Lake|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Will Syria collapse or Egypt renege on the Camp David Accords?
Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger convinced Reagan to renege on his support for these cuts, so they never happened.Reagan’s Deal With Democrats for Tax Increases Paired With Spending Cuts Is a Myth|John M. Barry|December 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I treated them two or three times and never once did they renege.Journeys and Experiences in Argentina, Paraguay, and Chile|Henry Stephens
The manager was afraid that I would renege on my contract after all the free advertising, but he didn't know me.Side Show Studies|Francis Metcalfe
It occurred to him that he could agree now to join forces with Charles, then go back to Gobignon and renege on his promise.The Saracen: The Holy War|Robert Shea
"You've never seen the day when you wanted to renege, Upton, and you know it," he hit back.The Wreckers|Francis Lynde