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synonyms for abrogating

  • adverse
  • gloomy
  • pessimistic
  • unfavorable
  • weak
  • anti
  • con
  • contrary
  • denying
  • disavowing
  • dissenting
  • gainsaying
  • invalidating
  • jaundiced
  • naysaying
  • neutralizing
  • nullifying
  • opposing
  • recusant
  • refusing
  • rejecting
  • removed
  • resisting
  • against
  • antagonistic
  • balky
  • colorless
  • counteractive
  • cynical
  • detrimental
  • dissentient
  • nugatory
  • privative
  • repugnant
  • resistive
  • unaffirmative
  • unenthusiastic
  • uninterested
  • unwilling

antonyms for abrogating

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  • confident
  • favorable
  • good
  • positive
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How to use abrogating in a sentence

Instead of abrogating the treaties, they aimed, by evasions and restrictions, to render nugatory many of their stipulations.
CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL. 4, NO 3, SEPTEMBER 1863VARIOUS
We must not even accept the evidence of miracles in favor of a new law abrogating the old.
A HISTORY OF MEDIAEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHYISAAC HUSIK
The question does not turn on the treaty-making power, but on the treaty-abrogating power.
CHARLES SUMNER; HIS COMPLETE WORKS, VOLUME 5 (OF 20)CHARLES SUMNER
Nothing express appears in the Constitution with regard to the treaty-abrogating power.
CHARLES SUMNER; HIS COMPLETE WORKS, VOLUME 5 (OF 20)CHARLES SUMNER
Andros had landed at Boston, commissioned as governor of all New England, and bent on abrogating the charters.
GREAT EPOCHS IN AMERICAN HISTORY, VOL. IIVARIOUS
Although the Americans are constantly modifying or abrogating some of their laws, they by no means display revolutionary passions.
DEMOCRACY IN AMERICA, VOLUME 2 (OF 2)ALEXIS DE TOQUEVILLE
Things were not as yet sufficiently matured for abrogating the law of Moses: too great changes alarm mankind.
ECCE HOMO!PAUL HENRY THIRY BARON D' HOLBACH
At his return from exile all his advisers were in favour of abrogating all the concessions of the first years of his reign.
THE HISTORY OF FREEDOMJOHN EMERICH EDWARD DALBERG-ACTON
Abrogating the treaty with the Confederate States, and calling a general convention of the people to approve the act.
THE CHEROKEE NATION OF INDIANS. (1887 N 05 / 1883-1884 (PAGES 121-378))CHARLES C. ROYCE
It injures both the present and the future, by abrogating their mutual connection.
MONKS, POPES, AND THEIR POLITICAL INTRIGUESJOHN ALBERGER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ABROGATING

  • abrogating
  • adverse
  • against
  • antagonistic
  • anti
  • balky
  • colorless
  • con
  • contrary
  • counteractive
  • cynical
  • denying
  • detrimental
  • disavowing
  • dissentient
  • dissenting
  • gainsaying
  • gloomy
  • invalidating
  • jaundiced
  • naysaying
  • neutralizing
  • nugatory
  • nullifying
  • opposing
  • pessimistic
  • privative
  • recusant
  • refusing
  • rejecting
  • removed
  • repugnant
  • resisting
  • resistive
  • unaffirmative
  • unenthusiastic
  • unfavorable
  • uninterested
  • unwilling
  • weak
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.