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Cancel Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • a notation cancelling a previous sharp or flat
  • of cheques or tickets
  • remove or make invisible; "Please delete my name from your list"
  • declare null and void; make ineffective; "Cancel the election results"; "strike down a law"
  • postpone indefinitely or annul something that was scheduled; "Call off the engagement"; "cancel the dinner party"
  • make up for; "His skills offset his opponent''s superior strength"

Definitions from Wiktionary

  • a notation cancelling a previous sharp or flat

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Cancel'

  • Cancel: Cancel or cancellation may refer to: Business Cancellation (mail), a postal marking applied to a stamp or stationery indicating the item has been used
  • Cancel character: In telecommunication, the term cancel character has the following meanings: A control character ("CAN", U+0018, or ^X) used to indicate that the data with
  • Pen cancel: Today stamps are almost always cancelled with an inked handstamp or a machine cancel as this is quicker to apply. Pen cancels are still sometimes seen today
  • Miguel Cancel: Miguel Ángel Cancel Vázquez (born June 29, 1968) is an American police officer and singer who began his career with the Puerto Rico-based boy band Menudo
  • Juan Cancel Ríos: Juan José Cancel Ríos (August 20, 1925 — August 26, 1992) was a Puerto Rican politician and senator. He served as the 7th President of the Senate of Puerto
  • Cancel / Sing: Cancel/Sing is a two-song EP released by the indie rock band Karate in the spring of 2002; the album was produced with Karate's usual label, Southern Records
  • Ángel Cancel: Ángel Cancel (born 2 August 1940) in Río Piedras, Puerto Rico is a Puerto Rican former basketball player who competed in the 1960 Summer Olympics, in the
  • Rafael Cancel Miranda: Rafael Cancel Miranda (born July 18, 1930) is a political activist, member of the Puerto Rican Nationalist Party and an advocate of Puerto Rican independence
  • Cancel My Reservation: Cancel My Reservation is a 1972 comedy film starring Bob Hope and Eva Marie Saint, and directed by Paul Bogart. The ironically entitled movie was Bob Hope's

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'Cancel' example sentence in quotations

* I just don't think it's good for us to be run out of town. (Refusing to cancel Secretary of State visit to Moscow) - Ronald Reagan

* The Moving Finger writes and, having writ, Moves on nor all your Piety nor Wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a Line, Nor all your Tears wash out a Word of it. - Omar Khayym

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Cancel Sample Sentences in News

  • Airlines Cancel Thousands of Flights Ahead of Northeast Snow
    Airlines cancel thousands of flights ahead of Northeast snowstorm; passengers can reschedule Read more on this news related to 'Cancel'
  • Blizzard warning prompts United Airlines to cancel Tuesday NY flights
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - United Airlines will cancel all Tuesday flights at airports in New York, Boston, and Philadelphia, due to warnings for a historic blizzard expected to reach the East Coast on Monday afternoon, a spokeswoman said. The company will limit operations beginning Monday evening at the Newark, LaGuardia, and John F. Kennedy airports in the New York ar Read more on this news related to 'Cancel'
  • Cancel Kejriwal's candidature, BJP asks EC
    New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The state unit of the BJP Tuesday urged the EC to cancel AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal's candidature and ban him from addressing public gatherings, alleging that he has violated the model code of conduct. We have urged the EC to take immediate action against him and to cancel his candidature as well as ban him from addressing public ralli Read more on this news related to 'Cancel'

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