Third-person singular simple present indicative form of abdicate.
Abdicates Sentence Examples
We can't wait until the king abdicates his throne, we must act now to remove him and form a republic!
Samuel in a farewell address formally abdicates his office, reviews the past history, and, after convincing the people of the responsibility they had incurred in choosing a king, promises to remain always their intercessor (xii., cf.
His successor is either nominated by himself, in which case he sometimes abdicates in his favour, or else elected by the five chief mandarins from among the Brah Vansa.
If a queen or king abdicates, it means that they have given up their position as ruler.
In all formality, he abdicates the throne and his position as king.