Declaration of Independence



  • abdicated renounced or relinquished a throne, right, power, claim, responsibility, or the like
  • absolved freed from guilt or blame or their consequences
  • acquiesce to assent tacitly; to submit or comply silently or without protest
  • Appropriations authorizations by a lawmaking body for money to be paid from the treasury for a specific use
  • Arbitrary done by individual will or judgment rather than by law or statute
  • Brethren fellow members; brothers
  • Charters documents issued by a sovereign or state outlining the conditions under which a corporation, colony, city, or other body is...
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The Declaration of Independence (National Archives and Records Administration)

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