Disclaim in

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Disclaim in to disown; to disavow.
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Usage

In literature:

The district leader could easily disclaim any responsibility for his Fiscal chief's actions in this matter.
"Final Weapon" by Everett B. Cole
Being unversed in diplomatic evasions, she accepted his words as a disclaimer.
"The Arbiter" by Lady F. E. E. Bell
We have not only disclaimed the right of conquest ourselves, but we have refused to recognize it in others.
"America First" by Various
But he disclaimed any such feeling in answer to her inquiry.
"Somehow Good" by William de Morgan
At least, they disclaim the idea of sacrifice; and in all that they have done there has been nothing perfunctory.
"Lippincott's Magazine, September, 1885" by Various
Whilst it was true that I had known him at home, I disclaimed being influenced by that fact in this matter.
"War from the Inside" by Frederick L. (Frederick Lyman) Hitchcock
But in February I took two, and now I am forbidden the peculiar pleasure of disclaiming my fisherman's luck.
"Tales of Fishes" by Zane Grey
It is in the same spirit that I have disclaimed the honour of being an Irishman.
"The Confessions of a Caricaturist, Vol. 1 (of 2)" by Harry Furniss
McCloud disclaimed credit for the improvement in the situation.
"Whispering Smith" by Frank H. Spearman
And then, in spite of his disclaimer to Mr. Knox, he was already suspicious of some foul practice.
"Is He Popenjoy?" by Anthony Trollope
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In poetry:

Go, then, let all thy lease of life expire
In earth-born cares, and life's great end, forget;
Disclaim the skies; renounce thy heavenly fire;
Leave nought undone to aggravate thy fate.
"Time: An Elegy. Written Near The Ruins Of Elgin Cathedral" by Robert Alves
Strephon.
Say, Daphnis, say, in what glad soil appears,
A wond'rous Tree that sacred Monarchs bears:
Tell me but this, and I'll disclaim the prize,
And give the conquest to thy Sylvia's eyes.
"Spring - The First Pastoral ; or Damon" by Alexander Pope

In news:

The original post was a disclaimer to readers that since media aren't permitted to watch these scrimmages, we can't verify facts in our stories.
Disclaimer — I'm not responsible for what's in this blog.
Atlanta – In an attempt to answer complaints about screaming and unruly children, an Atlanta family restaurant has added a new disclaimer to their menu to control the nose level in the establishment.
Lawyers are also expert in surreptitiously inserting clauses, codicils, provisos, exceptions, dodges, disclaimers and definitions in our quest for linguistic legerdemain.
If you will take time to note, there is a NSFL disclaimer in the title (Not Safe For Lunch).
They also add the obvious disclaimer, " Homemakers , in general, contribute a lot more to the home in addition to these tasks and no amount of money can fill those needs.".
To get your 2 cents' worth in, read the Disclaimer on our Welcome Page and send your comments to: nejrc@mail.hartford.edu.
Disclaimers citing the drivers in those advertisements as "professional" or their various driving environments as "closed" are not enough.
Following the title page of "American Star," which Simon & Schuster will publish in early April, there is this disclaimer.
(AP) — A federal appeals court in Virginia is set to reconsider the constitutionality of two ordinances requiring Maryland anti-abortion pregnancy counseling centers to post certain disclaimers.
Donald Fehr's players' union may be beginning to think about filing a disclaimer of interest in the coming weeks.
NHL files complaints with New York Federal Court , National Labor Relations Board in response to potential of NHLPA disclaiming interest.
Kurt Hochenauer should have a disclaimer at the end of every one of his columns in the Gazette: Any quoted facts and figures mentioned in this article a) bear little resemblance to reality in Oklahom.
It always amuses me when someone asks us to put an announcement in the paper and the request is accompanied by a legal disclaimer that says they will sue our pants off if we disclose the information.
Author's disclaimer: This article is presented in an effort to help other professional roofing companies approach snowstorms with the benefit of one company's experiences.
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In science:

In this approach the enveloping algebra does not appear explicitly and the divided powers we tried to introduce in item 2) of Disclaimer seem to disappear.
Infinitesimal deformations of symmetric simple modular Lie algebras and Lie superalgebras
Disclaimer: It should be noted that in this manuscript there are very few ‘new results’.
Energy on black hole spacetimes
Let me make a disclaimer in what follows. I am not an expert in any of the areas I was asked to summarise and so I submit these concluding remarks only as someone who tried to listen carefully to most talks, dutifully avoiding the lunchtime mountain hikes to make sense of what I heard3 .
Conference Summary
Legal disclaimers: “round” means “whose surface is very nearly on the gravitational equipotential”; “orbits” means “whose primary orbit is now, or was in the past around”; “capable” implies fusion is possible sometime during the existence of the object by itself.
Planetesimals To Brown Dwarfs: What is a Planet?
Disclaimer: the views expressed in this document are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of AIB Group or any of its subsidiaries.
End User Computing in AIB Capital Markets: A Management Summary
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