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Central to the challenger’s platform was the argument that

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Central to the challenger’s platform was the argument that [#permalink] New post 03 Oct 2017, 06:38
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Central to the challenger’s platform was the argument that the incumbent had ultimately ________ the agreements he had initially championed during his first stint in office.
A. mustered up
B. consented to
C. fielded
D. reneged on
E. honed
F. abrogated


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Reneged on, abrogated

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The incumbent has not respected the promises he made at the beginning of its mandate. Thus, he has "reneged on" or "abrogated" the agreements.

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Re: Central to the challenger’s platform was the argument that [#permalink] New post 14 Oct 2017, 16:02
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The political challenger is apparently saying that the “incumbent,” or “current” politician made certain agreements during his first time in office, but didn’t follow through on them. The politician, in other words, “went back on,” or “failed to honor” these agreements: he reneged on them, or abrogated them.

Reneged on and abrogated are correct!
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