English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'cancellation'

(noun) 
No reason has been given for the cancellation of the event.
Synonyms
,
abandoning
(noun) 
a march calling for the cancellation of debt
Synonyms
annulment
the annulment of the elections
,
abolition
the abolition of slavery
,
repeal
a repeal of the age of consent law
,
elimination
the prohibition and elimination of chemical weapons
,
quashing
,
revocation

Additional synonyms

in the sense of abolition
Definition
the act of doing away with something
the abolition of slavery
Synonyms
end,
overturning,
wiping out,
voiding,
quashing,
stamping out,
blotting out,
revocation,
effacement,
nullification,
extirpation (formal),
invalidation,
expunction
in the sense of elimination
the prohibition and elimination of chemical weapons
in the sense of repeal
Definition
the act of repealing
a repeal of the age of consent law
Synonyms
rescinding,
revocation,
nullification,
invalidation,
rescindment

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