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repeal

 
Noun repeal has 1 sense
  1. abrogation, repeal, annulment - the act of abrogating; an official or legal cancellation
    --1 is a kind of cancellation
    --1 has particulars: derogation; vacation; recall; revocation
    Derived form: verb repeal1
Verb repeal has 1 sense
  1. revoke, annul, lift, countermand, reverse, repeal, overturn, rescind, vacate - annul by recalling or rescinding; "He revoked the ban on smoking"; "lift an embargo"; "vacate a death sentence"
    --1 is one way to cancel, strike down
    Derived form: noun repeal1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
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