What does "Annul" mean?


(a.) To make void or of no effect; to nullify; to abolish; to do away with; -- used appropriately of laws, decrees, edicts, decisions of courts, or other established rules, permanent usages, and the like, which are made void by component authority (a.) To reduce to nothing; to obliterate

Synonyms void, reverse, lift, rescind, avoid, revoke, repeal, quash, nullify, overturn, invalidate, countermand

Example: "The contract was annulled"

Word Family annulled, annulling, annulment, annulments, annuls