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dis·claim·er

 (dĭs-klā′mər)
n.
1. A repudiation or denial of responsibility or connection.
2. Law A declining of responsibility or liability for something.

[Middle English, denial of a feudal claim, from Anglo-Norman desclaimer, to disclaim, denial of a feudal claim; see disclaim.]

disclaimer

(dɪsˈkleɪmə)
n
a repudiation or denial

dis•claim•er

(dɪsˈkleɪ mər)

n.
1. the act of disclaiming; the repudiating or denying of a claim; disavowal.
2. a person who disclaims.
3. a statement, document, or the like that disclaims.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Anglo-French: n. use of infinitive; see disclaim, -er3]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.disclaimer - (law) a voluntary repudiation of a person's legal claim to somethingdisclaimer - (law) a voluntary repudiation of a person's legal claim to something
renunciation, repudiation - rejecting or disowning or disclaiming as invalid; "Congressional repudiation of the treaty that the President had negotiated"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
2.disclaimer - denial of any connection with or knowledge of
denial - the act of refusing to comply (as with a request); "it resulted in a complete denial of his privileges"
abjuration, recantation, retraction - a disavowal or taking back of a previous assertion

disclaimer

noun denial, rejection, renunciation, retraction, repudiation, disavowal, abjuration A disclaimer states that the company will not be held responsible.

disclaimer

noun
A refusal to grant the truth of a statement or charge:
Law: traversal.
Translations

disclaimer

[dɪsˈkleɪməʳ] N (Jur) [of a right] → renuncia f; (= denial) (to newspaper etc) → desmentido m
to issue a disclaimerdeclarar descargo or limitación de responsabilidad

disclaimer

[dɪsˈkleɪmər] ndémenti m
to issue a disclaimer → publier un démenti

disclaimer

n
Dementi nt; to issue a disclaimereine Gegenerklärung abgeben
to put in a disclaimer of something (Jur) → eine Verzichterklärung auf etw (acc)abgeben

disclaimer

[dɪsˈkleɪməʳ] n (frm) → smentita
to issue a disclaimer → pubblicare una smentita
References in classic literature ?
Confused by his ready and gracious disclaimer of what she had NOT intended to say, there was nothing left for her but to rush upon what she really intended to say, with what she felt was shameful precipitation.
(in spite of his recent disclaimer) be in some way responsible for it.
With this disclaimer, and with the writer's fervent assurances that she would do all for Magdalen's advantage which her sister might have done if her sister had been in England, the letter concluded.
This last disclaimer had reference to Miss Twinkleton's distractedly pressing two-and-sixpence on her, instead of the cabman.
How to make the disclaimer convincing enough is what bothers me."
The following August, Alex Lewison, deputy treasurer of then-Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek's volunteer campaign committee, saw the two earlier posted signs that had lacked disclaimers. The signs remained in place through the primary election, which Hutchinson eventually won.
Summary: Ahmedabad (Gujarat) [India], Apr 14 (ANI): Taking a jibe at Rahul Gandhi, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said television channels will soon run disclaimers before airing the Congress chief's "imaginary" speeches.
Participants will need to submit disclaimers with original signatures of all passengers.
Disclaimers typically arise in the context of postmortem estate planning where a beneficiary may desire to make a qualified disclaimer under Sec.
Would he say the actions and beliefs expressed here are Cycongruent?' And that they are they Cyconsistent?' More broadly, what might he say about the relationship between relying on legal disclaimers and Cyeffective leadership?'
The Texas Ethics Commission found a glitch in its rules, which say that political ads must have written disclaimers saying who paid for them.