- Word Combinations (verb)
|part of speech:
||rescinds, rescinding, rescinded
||to take back or make invalid; revoke.
The government has rescinded the right to bear arms during the state of emergency.The commander decided to rescind his previous order.
- abrogate, annul, countermand, invalidate, nullify, quash, repeal, retract, reverse, revoke, undo, vitiate, void
- similar words:
- abolish, cancel, lift, negate, override, overrule, recant, remit, supersede, take back, unsay, veto, withdraw
||annihilate, counteract, neutralize, overturn, quash, recall, vitiate
||rescindable (adj.), rescinder (n.), rescindment (n.)