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re·scind

 (rĭ-sĭnd′)
tr.v. re·scind·ed, re·scind·ing, re·scinds
To make void; repeal or annul.

[Latin rescindere : re-, re- + scindere, to split; see skei- in Indo-European roots.]

re·scind′a·ble adj.
re·scind′er n.
re·scind′ment n.

rescind

(rɪˈsɪnd)
vb
(tr) to annul or repeal
[C17: from Latin rēscindere to cut off, from re- (intensive) + scindere to cut]
reˈscindable adj
reˈscinder n
reˈscindment n

re•scind

(rɪˈsɪnd)

v.t.
1. to revoke, annul, or repeal.
2. to invalidate (an act, measure, etc.) by a later action or a higher authority.
[1630–40; < Latin rescindere to cut away, revoke =re- re- + scindere to tear]
re•scind′er, n.
re•scind′ment, n.

rescind


Past participle: rescinded
Gerund: rescinding

Imperative
rescind
rescind
Present
I rescind
you rescind
he/she/it rescinds
we rescind
you rescind
they rescind
Preterite
I rescinded
you rescinded
he/she/it rescinded
we rescinded
you rescinded
they rescinded
Present Continuous
I am rescinding
you are rescinding
he/she/it is rescinding
we are rescinding
you are rescinding
they are rescinding
Present Perfect
I have rescinded
you have rescinded
he/she/it has rescinded
we have rescinded
you have rescinded
they have rescinded
Past Continuous
I was rescinding
you were rescinding
he/she/it was rescinding
we were rescinding
you were rescinding
they were rescinding
Past Perfect
I had rescinded
you had rescinded
he/she/it had rescinded
we had rescinded
you had rescinded
they had rescinded
Future
I will rescind
you will rescind
he/she/it will rescind
we will rescind
you will rescind
they will rescind
Future Perfect
I will have rescinded
you will have rescinded
he/she/it will have rescinded
we will have rescinded
you will have rescinded
they will have rescinded
Future Continuous
I will be rescinding
you will be rescinding
he/she/it will be rescinding
we will be rescinding
you will be rescinding
they will be rescinding
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been rescinding
you have been rescinding
he/she/it has been rescinding
we have been rescinding
you have been rescinding
they have been rescinding
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been rescinding
you will have been rescinding
he/she/it will have been rescinding
we will have been rescinding
you will have been rescinding
they will have been rescinding
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been rescinding
you had been rescinding
he/she/it had been rescinding
we had been rescinding
you had been rescinding
they had been rescinding
Conditional
I would rescind
you would rescind
he/she/it would rescind
we would rescind
you would rescind
they would rescind
Past Conditional
I would have rescinded
you would have rescinded
he/she/it would have rescinded
we would have rescinded
you would have rescinded
they would have rescinded
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.rescind - cancel officially; "He revoked the ban on smoking"; "lift an embargo"; "vacate a death sentence"
go back on, renege, renege on, renegue on - fail to fulfill a promise or obligation; "She backed out of her promise"
strike down, cancel - declare null and void; make ineffective; "Cancel the election results"; "strike down a law"

rescind

rescind

verb
To take back or remove:
Translations
kumotamitätöidäperuuttaa

rescind

[rɪˈsɪnd] VT [+ contract] → rescindir; [+ order] → anular (Jur) → abrogar

rescind

[rɪˈsɪnd] vt [+ decision, right, contract, agreement] → annuler; [+ law] → abroger; [+ judgment] → rescinder

rescind

vt decisionrückgängig machen, widerrufen; judgement, contract alsoannullieren; law, actaufheben

rescind

[rɪˈsɪnd] vt (law) → abrogare; (contract) → rescindere; (order) → annullare

rescind

v. rescindir, anular; terminar.
References in classic literature ?
Shuttleworthy had distinctly avowed to the said nephew his irrevocable determination of rescinding the will originally made, and of cutting him off with a shilling.
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The state officials added in the letter that rescinding the program won't "require the federal government to remove any alien.
Interim President Samuel Sullivan told the Augusta Chronicle that the school's board of trustees will vote on rescinding Cosby's 2003 honorary doctorate during a meeting next week.
law only required they notify Bank of America in writing within three years of closing that they were rescinding their mortgage because of disclosure problems.
Four board members abstained and three voted against rescinding the motion.
MILWAUKEE Jesuit-ran Marquette University here closed its search for a dean to head the Klingler College of Arts and Sciences May 6 after rescinding its offer to a Seattle professor who is openly gay.
By rescinding these rules, we can expect that children will continue receiving services through their schools, beneficiaries will be able to access all available case management resources to help them better manage their health care, and outpatient hospital and clinic services can continue to be covered in the most efficient manner.
On March 31, 2009, the Illinois Appellate Court, First District, reversed and remanded the judgment of the Circuit Court of Cook County rescinding the statutory summary suspension of the defendant's driver's license.
The government indicated lack of fulfilment of contractual obligations as the reason for the rescinding of the contract.
A class-action lawsuit was filed Friday seeking to expand protection of hospitals statewide from the practice of retroactively rescinding insurance policy coverage for numerous patients.
6707A(d)(1), the IRS may rescind all or a portion of the penalty if a reportable transaction is not a listed transaction and rescinding the penalty would promote compliance and effective tax administration.