What does abrogate mean?

Definitions for abrogate
ˈæb rəˌgeɪtab·ro·gate

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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.

    Etymology: * First attested in 1526.

  2. abrogate(Verb)

    To put an end to; to do away with.

    Etymology: * First attested in 1526.

  3. abrogate(Adjective)

    Abrogated; abolished. - Hugh Latimer

    Etymology: * First attested in 1526.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abrogate(adj)

    abrogated; abolished

    Etymology: [L. abrogatus, p. p.]

  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

    Etymology: [L. abrogatus, p. p.]

  3. Abrogate(verb)

    to put an end to; to do away with

    Etymology: [L. abrogatus, p. p.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Abrogate

    ab′ro-gāt, v.t. to repeal (a law): to set aside.—n. Abrogā′tion, act of repealing or setting aside.—adj. Ab′rogative. [L. ab, away, rogāre, -ātum, to ask or propose a law.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abrogate in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abrogate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of abrogate in a Sentence

  1. Mick Zais:

    The Commission will not be looking at ways to confiscate those weapons or abrogate the second amendment, but what we will be doing is looking at specific age limits for the purchase of specific kinds of weapons.

  2. Jeff Rosenzweig:

    We need to know if the drugs come from a reputable vendor, and the state cannot abrogate a contract.

  3. Lam Akol:

    One side has decided to abrogate (the peace deal).

  4. Harlan Ellison:

    On love I have no respect for anyone who says they've given up, or that they're not looking or that they're tired. That is to abrogate one's responsibility as a human being.

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