cancel out

[ kan-suhl ]SEE DEFINITION OF cancel out

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CANCEL OUT

I had to cancel out the thrill that comes from challenging the unknown.

We can duplicate sounds, but there's no way to make them cancel out!

That split-second advantage might cancel out Rend's superior speed and accuracy.

If you bring back a good report, perhaps we can cancel out certain—unfortunate items in your record.

This plurality of ghosts tended to cancel out each other and bring believers into ridicule.

If I did not cancel out that thirteen by the sign of the Cross I should walk in fear of some dreadful thing all day.

It began to cancel out its velocity away from the Platform, and to swim slowly and very carefully toward it.

The ship couldn't land because its momentum was too great for the landing rockets to cancel out.

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