verb. ['ˈæbdəˌkeɪt'] give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors, or duties and obligations.
- take office
Rhymes with Abdicate
How do you pronounce abdicate?
Pronounce abdicate as ˈæbdəˌkeɪt.
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Sentences with abdicate
1. Verb, base form
Czar Nicholas II was forced to abdicate in March 1917, and was executed in 1918.