verb (used with object)
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of rescind
OTHER WORDS FROM rescindre·scind·a·ble, adjectivere·scind·er, nounre·scind·ment, nounun·re·scind·ed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for rescind
As he was unable to return to the United States for a required medical examination, his new job offer was rescinded.Oregon Judge Grounds the Federal No-Fly List—and It’s High Time|Dean Obeidallah|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Congress initially allocated $200,000 to finish the work, but then rescinded the appropriations before it was spent.
Maliki himself had put out an arrest warrant for abu-Risha, a warrant that appears now to have been rescinded.Iraqi Sheiks Take the Fight to Al Qaeda in Fallujah|Eli Lake|January 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But the offer was rescinded just before Ahern was due to move in.American Gypsies Are a Persecuted Minority That Is Starting to Fight Back|Nina Strochlic|December 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But keep in mind that the church actually approved a BDS position in 2004 (one that was rescinded by the church two years later).
Heman had appealed to the courts asking that Captain Cy's appointment as Bos'n's guardian be rescinded.Cy Whittaker's Place|Joseph C. Lincoln
But essences appear precisely when all inventions are rescinded and the irreducible manifest datum is disclosed.Soliloquies in England|George Santayana
Instead of De Monts' vessel there came in spring a fishing smack with word that the grant of Acadia had been rescinded.Canada: the Empire of the North|Agnes C. Laut
The Common Council therefore, finding themselves thus trifled with, rescinded their resolution to attend.London and the Kingdom - Volume III|Reginald R. Sharpe
The Order to print and transmit, which had got passed, is rescinded.The French Revolution|Thomas Carlyle