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  • 21 revoke — [c]/rəˈvoʊk / (say ruh vohk) verb (revoked, revoking) –verb (t) 1. to take back or withdraw; annul, cancel, or reverse; rescind or repeal: to revoke a decree. –verb (i) 2. Cards to fail to follow suit when one can and should do so; renege. –noun… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 22 revoke — /rɪ vəυk/ verb to cancel ● to revoke a decision or a clause in an agreement ● The quota on luxury items has been revoked …

    Marketing dictionary in english

  • 23 revoke — /rɪ vəυk/ verb to cancel something ● to revoke a decision or a clause in an agreement ● The quota on luxury items has been revoked …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 24 revoke — To annul or make void by recalling or taking back. To cancel, rescind, repeal, or reverse, as to revoke a license or will. See also revocation …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 25 revoke — 1. verb a) To cancel or invalidate by withdrawing or reversing Your drivers license will be revoked. b) To fail to follow suit in a game of cards 2. noun a) The act of revoking in a game of cards. b) A …

    Wiktionary

  • 26 revoke — Synonyms and related words: abjure, abolish, abrogate, annihilate, annul, assert the contrary, back down, back out, backwater, belie, bring to naught, cancel, cite, climb down, contest, contradict, contravene, controvert, counter, countermand,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 27 revoke — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. recall, repeal, annul, rescind, withdraw, abrogate; recant, repudiate, disavow. See nullification. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. recall, retract, cancel, annul, repeal, rescind, abrogate, disclaim,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 28 Revoke — Re|voke 〈 [rıvoʊk] f.; Gen.: od. s, Pl.: s〉 (beim Kartenspiel) unabsichtliches Legen einer falschen Karte [Etym.: engl., »Widerruf«] …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • 29 revoke — re|voke [rıˈvəuk US ˈvouk] v [T] [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: revoquer, from Latin revocare to call back ] to officially state that a law, decision, or agreement is no longer effective →↑revocation ▪ Their work permits have been… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 30 revoke — see VOCATION …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 31 revoke — re·voke || rɪ vəʊk n. failure to play a card of the proper suit when it is possible to do so (Cards); cancellation, annulment, retraction, act of revoking v. cancel, annul, repeal, retract; fail to play a card of proper suit when it is… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 32 revoke — verb 1》 end the validity or operation of (a decree, decision, or promise). 2》 (in card games) fail to follow suit despite being able to do so. Derivatives revocability noun revocable adjective revocation noun revocatory adjective revoker noun …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 33 revoke — v. a. Recall (what has been said), recant, retract, repeal, reverse, annul, cancel, rescind, countermand, abrogate, abolish, make void …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 34 revoke — verb (T) to officially state that a law, decision, contract etc is no longer effective; cancel: Their work permits have been revoked …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 35 revoke — verb their liquor license was revoked Syn: cancel, repeal, rescind, reverse, annul, nullify, void, invalidate, countermand, retract, withdraw, overrule, override; Law vacate; formal abrogate …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 36 revoke — v 1. rescind, abrogate, repeal; annul, disannul, nullify, abolish, declare null and void, void, make void; quash, invalidate, vacate, disenact, cancel, set aside; veto, negate; reverse, change sides. 2. recant, retract, withdraw; take back, call… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 37 revoke — re·voke …

    English syllables

  • 38 revoke — [rɪˈvəʊk] verb [T] to officially say that a law or legal right no longer exists …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 39 revoke —   Ho opau, ho onoa …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 40 revoke — To withdraw, cancel, or annul. To set at nought. To effect a revocation. See revocation …

    Ballentine's law dictionary