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Strong RejectionPlay
Disowning often indicates cutting off emotional or familial ties, typically in a severe manner. SlideShe disowned her brother after the scandal.
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Irreversible ActionPlay
Using 'disown' suggests a final decision, without the intention to reverse it. SlideAfter defying the traditions, he was disowned.
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Societal ConsequencesPlay
The act of disowning can bring social stigma or shame upon the person disowned. SlideShe was disowned and shunned by her community.