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

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CANCELLING

I went to my office to get my letters, and every blessed one was cancelling an order.

Phil manfully works for a year cancelling his father's debt, and then escapes.

Phil manfully works for a year, cancelling his father's debt, and then escapes.

But in the judgment of literature the process of "cancelling" does not exist.

Under the circumstances I feel justified in cancelling our agreement.

This was the formal way among the Swiss of cancelling a treaty.

This would imply the cancelling of trade distinctions and craft lines.

In some well settled districts it may be possible to secure one by cancelling, but such chances are few.

Cancelling all other letters on the matter, this M. de la Foret shall stay in my kingdom.

It became pregnant with new meaning,––levelling walls, obliterating beaten man paths, cancelling rusty duties.