abnegation


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Synonyms for abnegation

Synonyms for abnegation

the denial and rejection of a doctrine or belief

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renunciation of your own interests in favor of the interests of others

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Agency Statutory Abnegation, Defined and Distinguished A.
For his part, MP Abdelfattah Mourou said Slim Chaker died while he was performing his duty with devotion and abnegation, imploring the Almighty to bestow infinite mercy upon the deceased.
'The abnegation by one of the private individuals who filed the complaint against the accused [Sandigan] also raises reasonable doubts on the latter's guilt,' the decision stated.
Law's Abnegation: From Law's Empire to the Administrative State
[beaucoup moins que] Cette medaille cache derriere elle une grande souffrance et une abnegation. Il n'y a pas que moi, mais aussi mon frere et mon entraineur qui etaient tres meticuleux et durs dans le travail, la federation qui n'a pas lesine sur les moyens afin de preparer au mieux ces jeux.
A concrete sign of love, of abnegation and self-emptying would go far to show the world how these Christians love one another!
The set-up is simple, maybe a little too much so: The war-torn city of Chicago harbors what is left of mankind and in order for the human race to continue to live in peace, society is divided into five distinct and unquestionable factions: Amity, representing the pacifist hippies who practice love and forgiveness; Abnegation, for those who are selfless and devote themselves to public duty; Candour, for the neo-lawyers who uphold truth and honesty; Erudite for the smart and intellectual; and Dauntless, for the physically athletic and brave, who pose as a mini-police force.
Based on Veronica Roth's novel, the film picks up the story three days after the end of Divergent (released last year), with Tris and Four on the run after foiling a plot to use mind-controlled Dauntless troops to attack the Abnegation faction.
HM the King also praised the qualities of the deceased and his attachment to the immutable values of the Nation, adding that late Major General Achahbar has showed sincere patriotism and abnegation in the exercise of his duties.
"The Transfer" discusses why he chose to transfer to the Dauntless faction rather than stay in Abnegation: to escape his abusive father, Marcus.
A FUTURE Chicago is divided into five factions - Abnegation, Amity, Candor, Dauntless and Erudite that exemplify human traits - for which you are selected at 16.
DIVERGENT (12) FUTURISTIC Chicago is divided into five factions - Abnegation, Amity, Candor, Dauntless and Erudite - which exemplify positive aspects of the human personality: selflessness, cordiality, honesty, DIVERGENT (12) FUTURISTIC Chicago is divided into five factions - Abnegation, Amity, Candor, Dauntless and Erudite - which exemplify positive aspects of the human personality: selflessness, cordiality, honesty, intelligence and courage.
HM King Mohammed VI gave his approval for the promotion and appointment of some Moroccan civil servants as a reward for their devotion and abnegation in fulfilling their duties, said on Tuesday the Ministry of Royal Household, Protocol and Chancellery.
Des maintenant, ces elements corrompus s'introduisent, sans scrupule, dans le douar pour mettre la zizanie au sein de l'association Bengamoud, car ils savent que la force de notre elu probe et loyal se trouve dans l'activite associative que mene le president avec abnegation et altruisme.
In this connection, he called on the Tunisians to exert efforts and work hard with abnegation to achieve the expected economic recovery.