Definition of abdicant in English:

abdicant

adjective

  • That is abdicating or has abdicated a position or office.

noun

  • A person who renounces a position, office, etc.; an abdicator.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Richard Whitlock (b. ?1616). From classical Latin abdicant-, abdicāns, present participle of abdicāre abdicate.

Pronunciation:

abdicant

/ˈabdɪk(ə)nt/