Definition of disaffirmation in US English:

disaffirmation

noun

Law
  • See disaffirm

    • ‘Girls are besieged by disaffirmations in the media that encourage accessorizing over opinions.’
    • ‘It should have been not only a simple disaffirmation or unsubstantiated critique of unsatisfied developers or users!’
    • ‘What could these affirmations and disaffirmations mean when examining the doctrine of providence?’
    • ‘Because disaffirmation of an employment contract has not been expressly barred by the legislature, such disaffirmation has not been prohibited by it.’
    • ‘This graduate started with considerable disaffirmation of his identity as a graduate.’

Pronunciation

disaffirmation

/disˌafərˈmāSHən/