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Final DecisionPlay
Use 'renounce' when someone makes a strong, often public decision to give something up. SlideAfter years of discovery, he renounced his noble title.
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Irrevocable ActionPlay
'Renounce' implies a definitive and often irreversible action. SlideOnce she renounced her inheritance, there was no going back.
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Public StatementPlay
The act of renouncing is frequently done publicly, in front of witnesses or via official statement. SlideHe renounced his position at the press conference.