renegade

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish renegado, from Medieval Latin renegatus, perfect participle of renego (deny). See also renege.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɹɛnɪˌɡeɪ̯d/
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Noun[edit]

renegade (plural renegades)

  1. An outlaw or rebel.
  2. A disloyal person who betrays or deserts his cause, religion, political party, friend, etc.

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