verb (used with object)
Origin of rescind
Examples from the Web for rescindment
Mr. Labouchere moved, and Mr. Macdonald seconded, the rescindment of the resolution of the 22nd, which was lost on division.The True Story of my Parliamentary Struggle|Charles Bradlaugh
Word Origin for rescind
1630s, from French rescinder "cut off, cancel" (15c.), and directly from Latin rescindere "to cut off, tear off, abolish," from re- "back" (see re-) + scindere "to cut, split" (see shed (v.)). Related: Rescinded; rescinding.