Abolish and Revoke


Show Definitions
Abolish verb – To put an end to by formal action.
Usage example: the U.S. abolished slavery by constitutional amendment on December 6, 1865

Revoke is a synonym for abolish in cancel topic. In some cases you can use "Revoke" instead a verb "Abolish", when it comes to topics like do away with, rescind, abrogate. popular alternative
Nearby Words: abolition, abolishing, abolishment
Synonyms for Abolish


Show Definitions
Revoke verb – To put an end to (something planned or previously agreed to).
Abolish is a synonym for revoke in cancel topic. You can use "Abolish" instead a verb "Revoke", if it concerns topics such as abrogate. popular alternative
Nearby Words: revoked, revocation, revoking
Synonyms for Revoke

Common collocations

order abolish order revoke order
right abolish right revoke right
army abolish army revoke army
rule abolish rule revoke rule
Other nouns: laws.
Cite this Source
Revoke and Abolish. (2016). Retrieved 2021, July 26, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/abolish/revoke
Abolish & Revoke. N.p., 2016. Web. 26 Jul. 2021. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/abolish/revoke>.
Revoke or Abolish. 2016. Accessed July 26, 2021. https://thesaurus.plus/related/abolish/revoke.

Synonyms for abolish
Share this picture

Synonyms for revoke
Share this picture

Google Ngram Viewer shows how "abolish" and "revoke" have occurred on timeline: