Meaning of DISCLAIM in English

v. Function: verb

to refuse to admit, accept, or approve FF1C; the senator disclaimed the comment attributed to him FF1E; FF1C; disclaim responsibility for a subordinate's mistake FF1E;

Synonyms: deny, disacknowledge, disallow, disavow, disown, repudiate

Related Words: contradict, contravene, gainsay, traverse; refuse, reject, spurn; deprecate; belittle, disparage, minimize; abjure, forswear, recant, renounce, retract; challenge, criticize

Idioms: turn one's back on, wash one's hands of

Contrasted Words: acknowledge, avow, own; accept, admit, receive, take

Antonyms: claim

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.