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revoke

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of revoke

  1. to put an end to (something planned or previously agreed to) <the judge revoked the jail sentence when the defendant promised to do community service instead> Synonyms abandon, abort, call, call off, cry off, drop, recall, repeal, rescind, cancel, scrap, scrubRelated Words abrogate, annul, invalidate, nullify, void, write off; recant, retract, take back, withdraw; countermand, reverse, roll back; break off, discontinue, end, halt, stop, terminate; hold back, interrupt, suspend; give up, relinquish, surrenderNear Antonyms engage, pledge, promise; begin, commence, initiate, start; take on, take up, undertakeAntonyms continue, keep





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