verb (used with object)
verb (used without object) Archaic.
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Words nearby invalid
Definition for invalid (2 of 2)
Origin of invalid2
OTHER WORDS FROM invalidin·val·id·ly, adverbin·val·id·ness, noun
How to use invalid in a sentence
A chunk of stimulus payments is missing in action, thanks to a mix up that put as many as 13 million checks into invalid bank accounts.Millions won't get stimulus money before the IRS cut-off date|Courtenay Brown|January 15, 2021|Axios
Case in point, a recent study from BDEX found that a full 25 percent of device identifiers are invalid.
“Nonetheless, it persisted with these invalid fixes that West Virginia and the Corps have tried and it can’t come to this court now and ask this court to consider that in the equitable balance,” Teaney said.Federal Regulators Are Rewriting Environmental Rules So a Massive Pipeline Can Be Built|by Ken Ward Jr.|December 8, 2020|ProPublica
In her confirmation hearings in October, too, Barrett seemed to suggest that the individual mandate — if unconstitutional — wouldn’t necessarily mean the rest of the ACA would be invalid.What Happens If the Supreme Court Overturns Obamacare?|Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux (Amelia.Thomson-DeVeaux@abc.com)|November 10, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Voters reportedly have raised concerns over rumors that the county lent voters Sharpie pens to cast their votes, allegedly making them invalid, according to the Arizona Republic.Americans assemble in protests and rallies across the country as votes are counted|Danielle Abril|November 5, 2020|Fortune
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.
Yet his deeds had a way of defying his purposes, and he left the White House as an invalid and perceived as a failure.A Noble Failure: Woodrow Wilson’s Presidency Considered|Michael Kazin|September 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The landlady had related the tragic history of the dead mother and the invalid aunt.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
The officer, with less delicacy of attention to the supposed slumbers of an invalid, followed him.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
Nowadays, however, the latter was somewhat of an invalid, and seldom left their London house in Hill Street.The Doctor of Pimlico|William Le Queux
Suffering from paralysis for years previous, his mental energy, as a chronic invalid, was amazing.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
It must not be that a man so good, so kind, so altogether faithful to us all should be an invalid forever.Dorothy at Skyrie|Evelyn Raymond
British Dictionary definitions for invalid (1 of 2)
- a person suffering from disablement or chronic ill health
- (as modifier)an invalid chair