Are you a legal professional? Visit our professional site

Search for legal issues
For help near (city, ZIP code or county)
Please enter a legal issue and/or a location

FindLaw Legal Dictionary

The FindLaw Legal Dictionary -- free access to over 8260 definitions of legal terms. Search for a definition or browse our legal glossaries.


abjure vt

[Latin abjurare, from ab- off + jurare to swear]
: renounce
: to disclaim formally or renounce upon oath [solemnly s his allegiance to his former country]
ab·ju·ra·tion [ab-jə-rā-shən]

Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

Find a Lawyer

More Options