- Rescind is defined as to cancel or make something void.
An example of rescind is someone calling off their wedding.
rescind definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Classical Latin rescindere (pp. of rescissus), to cut off ; from re-, back plush scindere, to cut: see scission
rescind definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb re·scind·ed, re·scind·ing, re·scinds
Origin: Latin rescindere : re-, re- + scindere, to split; see skei- in Indo-European roots.
- re·scindˈa·ble adjective
- re·scindˈer noun
- re·scindˈment noun
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