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What does "Vacate" mean?


(v. t.) To annul; to make void; to deprive of force; to make of no authority or validity; as, to vacate a commission or a charter; to vacate proceedings in a cause (v. t.) To defeat; to put an end to (v. t.) To make vacant; to leave empty; to cease from filling or occupying; as, it was resolved by Parliament that James had vacated the throne of England; the tenant vacated the house

Synonyms abandon, renounce, give up, empty, resign

Example: "You must vacate your office by tonight" Example: "She vacated the position when she got pregnant" Example: "Vacate a death sentence"

Word Family vacated, vacates, vacating