What are some alternative words for countermand?

Synonyms for countermandˌkaʊn tərˈmænd, -ˈmɑnd; ˈkaʊn tərˌmænd, -ˌmɑnd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. countermand(verb)

    a contrary command cancelling or reversing a previous command

  2. revoke, annul, lift, countermand, reverse, repeal, overturn, rescind, vacate(verb)

    cancel officially

    "He revoked the ban on smoking"; "lift an embargo"; "vacate a death sentence"

    nullify, cabbage, revolutionise, hook, bring down, rise, wind, avoid, quash, hoist, annul, elevate, uprise, resign, empty, abandon, overrule, lift, turn over, nobble, go up, pinch, overthrow, plagiarize, arise, invert, abstract, rescind, bowl over, come up, turn back, bring up, plagiarise, pilfer, filch, change by reversal, give up, purloin, snarf, subvert, overturn, repeal, invalidate, override, raise, revolutionize, renounce, sneak, tip over, get up, upset, move up, swipe, reverse, airlift, revoke, rear, tump over, turn, face-lift, knock over, vacate, rustle, void, countermand

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. countermand(v. a.)

    revoke, rescind, recall, abrogate, make void

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

abort, cancei, cancel

Translations for countermand

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • оттеглям, анулирам, отменямBulgarian
  • WiderrufGerman
  • contraordenSpanish
  • contrordineItalian
  • 반항Korean
  • [[отмена]] [[приказ, аннули́ровать, отзыва́ть, отмени́ть, отменя́ть, контрприка́з, отозва́тьRussian

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