What is a example sentence for abdicate?

To marry the woman he loved, he had to abdicate the throne. The king decided to abdicate rather than be beheaded.
  • The king is pondering whether he should abdicate the throne.
  • I will abdicate this position because I want to retire.
  • The king is pondering whether he should abdicate the throne.
  • I will abdicate this position because I want to retire.