- Present participle of revoke.
Variant of revoke
transitive verbrevoked, revoking
- to withdraw, repeal, rescind, cancel, or annul (a law, permit, etc.)
- Now Rare to recall
Origin of revokeMiddle English revoken ; from Middle French revoquer ; from Classical Latin revocare ; from re-, back + vocare, to call: see voice
Card Games to fail to follow suit when required and able to do so; renege
Card Games the act or an instance of revoking