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Definition 1: the mistake of not following suit when able to do so - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for revoke in the sense of this definition

(revoke is a kind of ...) a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention

"he made a bad mistake" "she was quick to point out my errors" "I could understand his English in spite of his grammatical faults"

(... is part of revoke) a game played with playing cards

Definition 2: cancel officially - [verb of communication]

Samples where revoke or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He revoked the ban on smoking
  • lift an embargo
  • vacate a death sentence

Synonyms for revoke in the sense of this definition

(revoke is a kind of ...) declare null and void; make ineffective

"Cancel the election results" "strike down a law"

(... is a kind of revoke ) fail to fulfill a promise or obligation

"She backed out of her promise"

Definition 3: fail to follow suit when able and required to do so - [verb of competition]

(revoke is a kind of ...) participate in games or sport

"We played hockey all afternoon" "play cards" "Pele played for the Brazilian teams in many important matches"

(revoke belongs to category ...) a game played with playing cards

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