Ayah

وَإِنۡ أَرَدتُّمُ ٱسۡتِبۡدَالَ زَوۡجٍ مَّكَانَ زَوۡجٍ وَءَاتَيۡتُمۡ إِحۡدَىٰهُنَّ قِنطَارًا فَلَا تَأۡخُذُواْ مِنۡهُ شَيۡـًٔا ۚ أَتَأۡخُذُونَهُۥ بُهۡتَٰنًا وَإِثۡمًا مُّبِينًا

Translation

But if ye decide to take one wife in place of another, even if ye had given the latter a whole treasure for dower, Take not the least bit of it back: Would ye take it by slander and manifest wrong?<br/>

Tafsir

And if you desire to exchange a wife in place of another, by divorcing the one, and you have given to one, of the spouses, a hundredweight, that is, a large sum as dowry, take of it nothing. Would you take it by way of calumny, injustice, and manifest sin? (buhtaanan, 'calumny', and ithman, 'sin', end in the accusative because they are circumstantial qualifiers); the interrogative here is meant as a rebuke, and as a disavowal where He says:

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