Definition of


  1. (noun, act) the act (by someone having the authority) of annulling something previously done
  2. (noun, state) the state of being cancelled or annulled

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Synonyms of Revocation


Alternate forms of Revocation

Derivations: revoke

Hypernyms: abrogation, annulment, repeal, state

Origin of the word Revocation

  1. c.1410, from L. revocationem (nom. revocatio) "a calling back, recalling," noun of action from revocare (see revoke). more

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Words that sound like Revocation

rarefaction, reboxetine, refection, reification, reposition, revivification

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