Definition Of abrogate

verb

repeal or do away with (a law, right, or formal agreement).

a proposal to abrogate temporarily the right to strike

Example Of abrogate

  • A government that can't fight terrorism without abrogating the rights of law-abiding citizens has no right to exist.

  • a proposal to abrogate temporarily the right to strike

  • Accordingly, it is not within the competence of the Rules Committee, to abrogate the common law.

  • Congress initially passed legislation abrogating the agreement, then passed the Presidential Records Act to ensure that no similar agreements were made in the future.

  • His bankruptcy or winding-up usually abrogates the agreement, and may restore to the bank its right to combine the accounts without notice.


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