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recantation
to make a formal retraction of a previously held statement or belief
disclaim
to deny or renounce any connection with a claim; disown

deny the validity of
repudiate
to reject the validity or authority of; reject as untrue, or unjust
abjuration
to renounce under oath, to repudiate, deny or disavow solemnly
conundrum
a paradoxical, difficult problem; a riddle which a question is answered by a pun
sermon
a lengthy speech, usually religious, delivered as part of a church service
prodigality
extravagant wastefulness
astigmatism
a defect of the eye or of a lens, where rays derived from one point are not focused, results in imperfect images or indistinctness of vision.
pliable
easily bent or shaped