Definition of

Annul

  1. (verb, social) declare invalid
    void a plea
  2. (verb, communication) cancel officially
    lift an embargo
    vacate a death sentence

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Alternate forms of Annul

Derivations: annulment

Hyponyms: break, go back on, renege, renege on, renegue on, stet

Hypernyms: cancel, strike down

Origin of the word Annul

  1. late 14c., from O.Fr. anuller, from L.L. annullare "to make to nothing," from L. ad- "to" + nullum, neut. of nullus "nothing" (see null). more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

Words that sound like Annul

amelia, amy lowell, amyl, anal, anele, anemonella, anil, anile, animal, animal oil, animalia, anneal, annual, annually, anole, anomala, anomaly, anouilh

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