What is the opposite of pledge?

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Noun
Opposite of a solemn promise or undertaking
Noun
Opposite of a solemn promise regarding one's future action or behavior
“You said we would be together for life, but your betrayal is tearing us apart!”
Noun
Opposite of a person given as a pledge or security for the performance of the conditions of a treaty or stipulations of any kind, on the performance of which the person is to be released
Noun
Opposite of an agreement
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Opposite of a statement or assertion intended to inspire confidence
Noun
Opposite of a pledge or undertaking
“Territorial rejection or abandonment of children in the hospital is tantamount to a total disavowal of responsibility for their lives.”
Noun
Opposite of a firm decision to do or not to do something
“Father's debts have put them in a bad position, and his unwillingness to change his lifestyle will continue to hurt them.”
Noun
Opposite of a sum payable as a first installment or pledge on a purchase or contract
“The seller or the auctioneer could file a lawsuit seeking specific performance or other remedies, but usually, the forfeiture of the deposit is all that happens.”
Noun
Opposite of a sum of money or something else of value gambled on the outcome of a risky proposition
Noun
Opposite of an agreement, usually formal, between two or more parties
“The former city trader will join the job queue following a disagreement with the club's owner over transfer policy.”
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Opposite of a written public announcement of intentions or of the terms of an agreement
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Opposite of a call to a gathering of people to raise their glasses and drink together in honour of a person or thing, or an instance of drinking in this way
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Opposite of a legal document authorizing actions or conduct related to the administration of justice
Noun
Opposite of a person who has been initiated into an organization or activity
“He demonstrated his class as a veteran of an elite unit of the Defense Forces.”
Noun
Opposite of a promise or agreement to do something, especially in the future
“His parents were a little bit concerned about his indifference towards getting fit.”
Noun
Opposite of a responsibility or duty assigned to someone
“They've dropped the cowardice charges, but he's going to be charged with dereliction of duty.”
Verb
(break) Opposite of to promise or make a guarantee to do something
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(deny) Opposite of to promise or make a guarantee to do something
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Opposite of to pledge or enter into a contract to do something
“There may be consequences if you break your contract with the company.”
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Opposite of to provide, or transfer possession of, something to someone
“The snobbish community would selfishly withhold their time and money, ignoring the family in their time of need.”
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Opposite of to give as security on a loan
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Opposite of to set apart for a special use
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Opposite of to enter into a formal and legally binding agreement
“The company would terminate its agreement with the vendor due to poor customer service.”
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Opposite of to officially affirm or guarantee
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Opposite of to bet money or something else in a gamble
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Opposite of to make a guarantee on a condition
“The life insurer was forced last week to renege on its pledge.”
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Opposite of to endow with a quality, ability, or asset
“Claims that the woman invoked a loa to curse him with insanity are invalidated by a complete lack of proof that he ever became insane.”
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Opposite of to establish or stipulate as a previous condition
“Is the contract rigid enough to prevent any deviations from our agreement?”
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Opposite of to gamble on the outcome of a game, race or event
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