Definition Of rescinds


revoke, cancel, or repeal (a law, order, or agreement).

the government eventually rescinded the directive

Example Of rescinds

  • At the end of the oral argument, however, he rescinded his agreement.

  • By the time I read about this, the impounding order had been rescinded .

  • Disorder provides an excuse to rescind liberties in the name of restoring calm.

  • He tried very hard to rescind the expulsion order, at one point offering the monarchs 300,000 ducats for a reprieve.

  • I am not convinced that there is any reason to alter or rescind the order made by the board on June 26th.

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