the secretary of state should not abdicate from leadership on educational issues
Notoriously ill-informed over policy detail and often content to abdicate control, he nonetheless maintained presidential dominance.
If we abdicate our roles as adults, it will be media and peers that educate our kids.
Hindenburg also used his huge influence to persuade Kaiser Wilhelm to abdicate and to go to Holland.
This is the day that I officially abdicate from my throne and pass the kingship on to my successor.
Once again the government is abdicating its responsibility and laying the blame elsewhere.
What is startling about this statement is the degree to which this mayor is simply abdicating responsibility for governing the city.
Most of the rumors have old roots, going back to before King Edward VIII even abdicated his throne for Wallis Simpson.
The Duke of Windsor, briefly King Edward VIII before he abdicated to marry Mrs Simpson, also owned a Stannard watercolour.
The Habsburg and Hohenzollern dynasties abdicated , following the Romanovs.