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English verb: invalidate

1. invalidate (social) declare invalid


SamplesThe contract was annulled.
Void a plea.


Synonymsannul, avoid, nullify, quash, void


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)cancel, strike down


Narrower (hyponym)break, stet


Antonymsvalidate, formalise, formalize

2. invalidate (communication) make invalid for use


SamplesCancel cheques or tickets.


Synonymscancel


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)mark, score

3. invalidate (cognition) show to be invalid


Synonymsnullify


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)contradict, negate


Antonymsvalidate

4. invalidate (change) take away the legal force of or render ineffective


SamplesInvalidate a contract.


Synonymsvitiate, void


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)alter, change, modify


Antonymsvalidate









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