Definitions for abrogateˈæb rəˌgeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abrogate(verb)

    revoke formally

Wiktionary

  1. abrogate(Verb)

    To annul by an authoritative act; to abolish by the authority of the maker or her or his successor; to repeal; -- applied to the repeal of laws, decrees, ordinances, the abolition of customs, etc.

  2. abrogate(Verb)

    To put an end to; to do away with.

  3. abrogate(Adjective)

    Abrogated; abolished. - Hugh Latimer

  4. Origin: * First attested in 1526.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abrogate(adj)

    abrogated; abolished

  2. Abrogate(verb)

    to annul by an authoritative act; to abolish by the authority of the maker or his successor; to repeal; -- applied to the repeal of laws, decrees, ordinances, the abolition of customs, etc

  3. Abrogate(verb)

    to put an end to; to do away with

  4. Origin: [L. abrogatus, p. p.]


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