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Revoke

Re`voke´
v. t.1.To call or bring back; to recall.
[imp. & p. p. Revoked ;p. pr. & vb. n. Revoking.]
2.Hence, to annul, by recalling or taking back; to repeal; to rescind; to cancel; to reverse, as anything granted by a special act; as, , to revoke a will, a license, a grant, a permission, a law, or the like.
3.To hold back; to repress; to restrain.
[She] still strove their sudden rages to revoke.
- Spenser.
4.To draw back; to withdraw.
5.To call back to mind; to recollect.
v. i.1.(Card Playing) To fail to follow suit when holding a card of the suit led, in violation of the rule of the game; to renege.
n.1.(Card Playing) The act of revoking.
She [Sarah Battle] never made a revoke.
- Lamb.
Noun1.revoke - the mistake of not following suit when able to do so
Synonyms: renege
Verb1.revoke - fail to follow suit when able and required to do so
2.revoke - annul by recalling or rescinding; "He revoked the ban on smoking"; "lift an embargo"; "vacate a death sentence"
abjure, abrogate, annihilate, annul, assert the contrary, back down, back out, backwater, belie, bring to naught, cite, climb down, contest, contradict, contravene, controvert, counter, countermand, counterorder, crawfish out, cross, deny, disaffirm, disallow, disannul, disavow, disclaim, dismantle, disown, disprove, dispute, do away with, eat crow, eat humble pie, erase, expunge, forswear, gainsay, impugn, invalidate, join issue upon, lift, make void, negate, negative, not accept, not admit, oppose, override, overrule, recall, recant, recollect, refuse to admit, refute, remember, remind, reminisce, renege, renounce, repeal, repudiate, retain, retract, retrospect, reverse, revive, set aside, suspend, swallow, take back, take issue with, undo, unsay, vacate, veto, void, waive, withdraw, write off
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