Definition of Abolish in English :

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Abolish meaning in English

Meaning of Abolish in English

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Abolish pronunciation in English

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1. abolish, get rid of

do away with

Example Sentences:
'Slavery was abolished in the mid-19th century in America and in Russia'

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see synonyms of abolish
to do away with (laws, regulations, customs, etc); put an end to

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verb transitive
to do away with completely; put an end to; esp., to make (a law, etc.) null and void

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tr.v. a·bol·ished, a·bol·ish·ing, a·bol·ish·es
1. To do away with; put an end to; annul: voted to abolish the tax.
2. Archaic To destroy completely.

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