Meaning of ABDICATE in English
v. ( D ; intr. ) to ~ from (the king has ~d from the throne)
USAGE NOTE: One can also say - the king has ~d the throne ; most frequently, one simply says:
- the king has ~d.
The Bbi combinatory dictionary of English, a guide to word combinations. Комбинаторный словарь английского языка Bbi. Руководство по словосочетаниям. 2012