|Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.|
|Class V. Words Releasing to the Voluntary Powers|
|Division (II) Intersocial Volition|
| Section I. General Intersocial Volition|
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|NOUN:||ABROGATION, annulment, nullification; vacatur [L.]; nolle prosequi [L., law]; canceling &c. v.; cancel; revocation, revokement; repeal, rescission, defeasance.|
DISMISSAL, congé [F.], demission [obs.]; bounce [slang, U. S.]; deposal, deposition; dethronement; disestablishment, disendowment; secularization, deconsecration; sack [slang], walking-papers, walking-ticket [both colloq.], yellow cover [slang].
abolition, abolishment; dissolution.
COUNTERORDER, countermand; repudiation, retractation; recantation (tergiversation) [See Tergiversation].
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|VERB:||ABROGATE, annul, cancel; destroy [See Destruction]; abolish; revoke, repeal, rescind, reverse, retract, recall; overrule, override; set aside; disannul, dissolve, quash, nullify, make void, nol-pros [law], declare null and void; disestablish, disendow; deconsecrate.|
countermand, counterorder; do away with; sweep -, brush- away; throw over-board, throw to the dogs; scatter to the winds, cast behind.
DISCLAIM (deny) [See Negation]; ignore, repudiate; recant [See Tergiversation]; divest oneself, break off.
DISMISS, discard; cast -, turn- -off, - out, - adrift, - out of doors, - aside, - away; send off, send away, send about ones business; discharge, get rid of (eject) [See Ejection]; bounce [slang, U. S.]; fire, fire out, sack [all slang].
cashier; break; oust; unseat, unsaddle; unthrone, dethrone, disenthrone, depose, uncrown; unfrock, strike off the roll; disbar, disbench.
BE ABROGATED &c.; receive its quietus.
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|ADJECTIVE:||ABROGATED &c. v.; functus officio [L.].|
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|INTERJECTION:||get along with you! begone! go about your business! away with!|