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renege

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishrenegere‧nege /rɪˈniːɡ, rɪˈneɪɡ $ rɪˈnɪɡ, rɪˈniːɡ/ verb [intransitive] 🔊 🔊 renege on an agreement/deal/promise etc→ See Verb table
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renegeThe agency says it relied on a government commitment to provide liquidity, but the government reneged.Lewis was perfectly correct, even politically correct, to insist that Bowe had reneged on a pledge to fight him first.The House of Lords ruled that the mutual insurer was wrong to renege on guarantees offered to about 90,000 pension policyholders.As a result, he wanted to renege on his binding letter of intent, which he signed.At the same time, Landau persuaded the Boss to renege on statements that he never would play arenas or stadiums.As the developer lurched toward bankruptcy, Prudential tried to renege on the deal.An early government commitment to keep conscripts away from frontline fighting was swiftly reneged upon last year.
From Longman Business Dictionaryrenegere‧nege /rɪˈniːg, rɪˈneɪgrɪˈnɪg, rɪˈniːg/ verb formal renege on an agreement/deal/contract etc to fail to do something you had promised or agreed to doSome clients reneged on their agreements to sell when the price climbed.The agency reneged on an out-of-court settlement to pay tradesmen for work on the hotel site.→ See Verb table
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Verb table
renege
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyrenege
he, she, itreneges
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyreneged
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave reneged
he, she, ithas reneged
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad reneged
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill renege
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have reneged
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam reneging
he, she, itis reneging
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you, we, theyare reneging
Past
I, he, she, itwas reneging
you, we, theywere reneging
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been reneging
he, she, ithas been reneging
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been reneging
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be reneging
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been reneging
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