secede


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Synonyms for secede

to break away or withdraw from membership in an association or a federation

Synonyms for secede

withdraw from an organization or communion

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He insisted that Washington should give those states the right to secede.
Southerners voted to secede in a January referendum, the culmination of a 2005 peace deal that ended decades of civil war.
Al Baidh was the second most powerful man after Saleh in unified Yemen until 1994 when he left for Oman after he failed to secede from the north through forceful means.
If the Acehnese and Papuans are given the right to secede, even though they have been part and parcel of Indonesia now for as long as they have, then where would we stop in terms of other Third World nations that are plagued with the same situations.
Baker's reading of the resulting chaos as the islanders try to secede from the state is wonderful.
Declared the court, "Although the members of a local church may secede from a hierarchical system, they cannot secede and take the church property with them.
Since Proposition 22 passed, I'm helping West Hollywood secede from California.
If a proclamation drove these states to secede, the capital would be surrounded and the war probably lost.
peninsula attached to Manitoba have threatened to secede and join Canada in order to get better access to walleyes, but in retaliation, Minnesota Gov.
In the July/August article "Newspaper Monopoly," we erroneously reported about a drive to have the San Fernando Valley secede from Los Angeles County.
In fact, in fielding one reporter's question, he compared the situation to the American Civil War, when Lincoln would not permit the Confederacy to secede.
In a historic ruling sure to ignite controversy, Canada's Supreme Court ruled yesterday that Quebec cannot secede without the federal government's consent.
WASHINGTON -- Today, UNITE HERE's General Executive Board met to address the attempt by a splinter group to secede from the union.
On last night's episode of The Daily Show, correspondent Jessica Williams talked to a handful of Texans, include a former Republican candidate for governor, who want to secede from the "oppressive" U.
As of Monday, citizens from all 50 states had submitted petitions to the White House website requesting Washington's permission to secede from the United States.