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repeal

repeal

repeal - Dictionary definition and meaning for word repeal

Definition
(noun) the act of abrogating; an official or legal cancellation
Synonyms : abrogation , annulment

Definition
(verb) cancel officially
Example Sentence
  • He revoked the ban on smoking
  • lift an embargo
  • vacate a death sentence

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for repeal

we peal the ORANGE before eating .. similarly
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by meetrahulkhandelwal

rejection of an appeal = repeal :)
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by nikhilnitc

His appeal is null since the law is repealed.
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by garrulous

When you repel something you repeal that thing....
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by nileshdive

Repel-U hate it and drive it away. Repeal-U dislike it and renounce or cancel it.(it is neutral approch).The extra 'a' removes the anger.
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by rakei

It's a bad try but you can consider REPEAL as a mixture of REVOKE and ANNUL and that is what it means - REVOKE or ANNUL.
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by dushyant

1. निरस्त करना 2. रद्द करना 3. निष्प्रभाव करना 4. खण्डन करना
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by krishnakant

Reverse of Appeal => Cancel
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by vocabIsFun

his first appeal was revoked so he will now re-appeal
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by friendofafriend

reveal
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by mitdac99

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