verb (used with object)
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Origin of rescind
OTHER WORDS FROM rescindre·scind·a·ble, adjectivere·scind·er, nounre·scind·ment, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for rescind
Believing the pandemic was over, state and local authorities began rescinding public health edicts.
The Broncos rescinded the contract tender that they had previously made to Lindsay as a restricted free agent, cutting their ties to him and putting him on the open market.NFL free agency: QB trades become official, and Mitchell Trubisky goes to the Bills|Mark Maske|March 18, 2021|Washington Post
However, a key scientific organization, the International Society for Stem Cell Research, or ISSCR, has plans to recommend rescinding the prohibition and allowing some embryos to grow for longer.A mouse embryo has been grown in an artificial womb—humans could be next|Antonio Regalado|March 17, 2021|MIT Technology Review
The devil rescinds on their agreement and makes them disappear for awhile, but then they reappear in the stories as teenagers.
The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had on Monday cautioned states about being overeager to rescind containment measures, given that data indicated that the sharp decrease in cases over the past few weeks had stalled.With the pandemic far from over, Texas leaders blame immigrants for spreading the virus|Philip Bump|March 4, 2021|Washington Post
Would the Democrats rescind those rights if they were to return to power?The Black Man Who Replaced Jefferson Davis in the Senate|Philip Dray|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The Obama administration called the decision regarding E1 unhelpful and pressed Israel to rescind it.Israeli Settlement Mayor to France and Britain: Protests Don’t Matter|Dan Ephron|December 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
How many votes to re-allow insurers to rescind policies when they discover a pre-existing condition?
Health plans cannot rescind your policy if you get “too” sick.
Unless America is going to rescind that policy–not a chance, really–the planes were going to go to Israel sooner or later.
Hillsborough ordered the Massachusetts assembly to rescind its circular letter.The Political History of England - Vol. X.|William Hunt
The delegation did not rescind the resolution; the Convention did not reverse it.A Report of the Debates and Proceedings in the Secret Sessions of the Conference Convention|Lucius Eugene Chittenden
Next morning a few of the colonists assembled at the Agency House and vociferously demanded the Agent to rescind his order.
On the 6th of June directions to rescind the orders to capture Swedish ships were given.
Rescind′ment; Rescis′sion, the act of rescinding: the act of annulling or repealing.