abrogate : Definition, Usages, News and More
- The laws of the past have been abrogated due to their irrelevance of the times.
- The king abrogated the right of the peasants to own cultivable land.
- With the ill-timed lightning strike, the union has abrogated its right to negotiate with the management.
- Lawrence Summers in USA Today
He recognized that you can't just abrogate contracts willy-nilly, but he moved to do what could be done,Summers, Obama's chief economic adviser, told the Associated Press in an interview Tuesday.
- John McCain in Reuters UK
Demanding unilateral changes and threatening to abrogate an agreement that has increased trade and prosperity is nothing more than retreating behind protectionist walls,McCain said. "If I am elected president, have no doubt that America...
- Nouri al-Maliki in Forbes
Al-Maliki said Friday in comments released from his office that "nothing and nobody can abrogate the ruling."