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Synonyms for rescindrɪˈsɪnd

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Wiktionary

  1. rescind(verb)

    Synonyms:
    annul, repeal, cancel

  2. rescind(verb)

    To repeal, annul, or declare void; to take (something such as a rule or contract) out of effect.

    Synonyms:
    cancel, annul, repeal

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. rescind

    Cancel, efface, erase, expunge, and obliterate have as their first meaning the removal of written characters or other forms of record. To cancel is, literally, to make a lattice by cross-lines, exactly our English cross out; to efface is to rub off, smooth away the face, as of an inscription; to erase is to scratch out, commonly for the purpose of writing something else in the same space; to expunge, is to punch out with some sharp instrument, so as to show that the words are no longer part of the writing; to obliterate is to cover over or remove, as a letter, as was done by reversing the Roman stylus, and rubbing out with the rounded end what had been written with the point on the waxen tablet. What has been canceled, erased, expunged, may perhaps still be traced; what is obliterated is gone forever, as if it had never been. In many establishments, when a debt is discharged by payment, the record is canceled. The figurative use of the words keeps close to the primary sense. Compare ABOLISH.

    Synonyms:
    abolish, abrogate, annul, blot out, cancel, cross off, cross out, discharge, efface, erase, expunge, make void, nullify, obliterate, quash, remove, repeal, revoke, rub off, rub out, scratch out, vacate

    Antonyms:
    approve, confirm, enact, enforce, establish, maintain, perpetuate, record, reenact, sustain, uphold, write

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rescind(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    annul, abrogate, abolish, revoke, recall, repeal, cancel, vacate, countermand, quash, make void, set aside, do away

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

cancel, annul, repeal, revoke, terminate, abrogate, cancels, nullify, cancelling, quash, invalidate


Translations for rescind

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • فسخArabic
  • außer Kraft setzen, aufheben, erklären, annullieren, machen, widerrufenGerman
  • cancelar, anular, rescindirSpanish
  • باطل ساختنPersian
  • peruuttaa, kumota, mitätöidäFinnish
  • abrogerFrench
  • ógilda, nema úr gildi, rifta, fella úr gildiIcelandic
  • rescindereItalian
  • rescindōLatin
  • annuleren, terugtrekken, herroepenDutch
  • cofnąć, anulowaćPolish
  • rescindirPortuguese
  • аннулировать, расторгнуть, расторгатьRussian
  • ogiltigförklara, upphäva, återkallaSwedish
  • анулювати, скасуватиUkrainian
  • منسوخ کر دیناUrdu

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