[ri-pyoo-dee-eyt] Show IPA
verb (used with
object), re·pu·di·at·ed, re·pu·di·at·ing. 1. to reject as having
no authority or binding force
: to repudiate a claim.
2. to cast off or disown: to repudiate
3. to reject with disapproval or condemnation:
to repudiate a new doctrine.
4. to reject with denial: to repudiate a charge as untrue.
5. to refuse to acknowledge and pay (a debt), as
a state, municipality, etc.