ALL meanings of abolish

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  • verb abolish If someone in authority abolishes a system or practice, they formally put an end to it. 3
  • verb abolish to do away with (laws, regulations, customs, etc); put an end to 3
  • verb transitive abolish to do away with completely; put an end to; esp., to make (a law, etc.) null and void 3
  • verb with object abolish to do away with; put an end to; annul; make void: to abolish slavery. 1
  • noun abolish Formally put an end to (a system, practice, or institution). 1
  • transitive verb abolish eradicate, end 1
  • verb abolish To end a law, system, institution, custom or practice. 0
  • verb abolish (archaic) To put an end to or destroy, as a physical object; to wipe out. 0
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