Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Only one thing can destroy it and that is when it annuls its past and weakens at the heart.

The Landsgemeinde is, in fact, the supreme court, which approves or annuls.

According to the Hanifite jurists, this is a deed of gift which annuls all other rights of property.

The latter at once concludes and annuls totemic tribal organization.

Virginia repeals that ordinance, annuls that bond of union, breaks that link of confederation.

This doctrine of grace, said his adversaries, annuls the sacraments, and contradicts baptismal regeneration.

But thy prior marriage to this lady, annuls the subsequent, and my cousin Harry is not now thy heir.

And how it annuls and obliterates whatever precepts of Heaven are written deepest within us?

Colonel Weer overrides and annuls the decision of that council, and announces his determination not to move from this point.

This is rendered by Dr Stubbs in the margin: 'He annuls the truce and all the acts of the chancellor passed under the old seal.'