HyperDic: nullify

English > 3 senses of the word nullify:
VERBsocialnullify, invalidate, annul, quash, void, avoiddeclare invalid / invalid
cognitionnullify, invalidateshow to be invalid
changenullify, neutralize, neutralise, negatemake ineffective by counterbalancing the effect of
nullify > pronunciation
Soundsnah'lahfay.
Rhymesacidify ... vilify: 78 rhymes with fay...
English > nullify: 3 senses > verb 1, social
Meaningdeclare invalid / invalid.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsinvalidate, annul, quash, void, avoid
Narrowerbreakinvalidate by judicial action
set asideAnnul (a legal decision)
stet(printing) cancel, as of a correction or deletion
Broadercancel, strike downdeclare null and void
Oppositevalidate, formalize, formalisedeclare or make legally valid
Spanishanular, eludir, evitar, invalidar, revocar
Catalananul·lar, eludir, evitar, invalidar, revocar
Nounsnullificationthe act of nullifying
nullificationthe states'-rights doctrine that a state can refuse to recognize or to enforce a federal law passed by the United States Congress
nullifieran advocate of nullification
nullifieran official who can invalidate or nullify
English > nullify: 3 senses > verb 2, cognition
Meaningshow to be invalid.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonyminvalidate
Broadernegate, contradictprove negative
Oppositevalidateprove valid
Spanishinvalidar
Catalaninvalidar
English > nullify: 3 senses > verb 3, change
Meaningmake ineffective by counterbalancing the effect of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsneutralize, neutralise, negate
Broaderweakenlessen the strength of
Spanishanular, invalidar, neutralizarse, neutralizar
Catalananul·lar, invalidar, neutralitzar-se, neutralitzar
Nounsnullificationthe act of nullifying

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