Mnemonic - Cancel rescue mission to find Private Ryan
Word - Rescind
Meaning - cancel or revoke
Part of Speech - verb
Synonyms - abrogate, annul, null and void, abolish, quash
Antonyms - approve, permit, uphold, allow
1 The college girls will protest and demand the authorities to rescind the ban on wearing skirts.
2 Before we go on to make new plans for the future we must first rescind our prior agreement.
1 The club rescinded the contract of the player after he tested positive in a drug test.
2 Obviously the prior agreements between the two countries rescinded once they were at war.
1 Finally the outdated law against same sex couples is rescinding in some countries.
2 After his much talked about affair with a married woman the local club decided on rescinding his membership.