verb (used with object)
verb (used without object) Archaic.
Words nearby invalid
Definition for invalid (2 of 2)
Origin of invalid2
OTHER WORDS FROM invalidin·val·id·ly, adverbin·val·id·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for invalid
The Xinhua News Agency and pro-Beijing groups in Hong Kong say that PopVote is illegal and invalid.Massive Hong Kong Protest Calls for More Democracy|Brendon Hong|July 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If the marriage was invalid, Grayson does not have to pay out a dime in alimony as opposed to a divorce.
But again, this is just another way to dismiss her point as invalid and irrelevant.Female Journalist Gets Rape Threats Over Comic Book Criticism|Tauriq Moosa|April 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Step 4: Draft a bill to remove every statute signed by Obama because they are all invalid.
In this case, Scalia joined the dissent in arguing that the Affordable Care Act should be found “invalid in its entirety.”Dr. Antonin and Mr. Scalia, or, a Justice Divided Against Himself|Dean Obeidallah|July 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
"You just take my place for a day or two, and see how you'd like it," said the Invalid.The World Turned Upside Down|E. C. Clayton
Then, when the invalid was so far reinstated that he was fit to be moved safely, Sally went away too, for a change.Somehow Good|William de Morgan
The long journey, so far from fatiguing the invalid, proved a source of revival.The Bastonnais|John Lesperance
An excellent mother, an invalid in his childhood, sat much in her arm-chair with the Bible on her knee.The History of Dartmouth College|Baxter Perry Smith
It should be remembered that it is a criminal offence to contract an invalid marriage.Marriage and Divorce Laws of the World|Hyacinthe Ringrose
British Dictionary definitions for invalid (1 of 2)
- a person suffering from disablement or chronic ill health
- (as modifier)an invalid chair