English to Afrikaans Meaning :: abolish

afskaf
Abolish :
af te skaf
- af te skafafgeskafskafafskaffing
 

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Verb(1) do away with

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(1) The movements to abolish the trade and emancipate the slaves gathered momentum.(2) When we've finished doing this we will then abolish the entire department.(3) The grand coalition also agreed to abolish numerous tax benefits for ordinary earners.(4) If the council can afford to do this, why not simply abolish the charges and remove the new yellow lines?(5) The only people who can actually abolish hunting are its practitioners.(6) Chancellor has said he will abolish hospital accommodation charges for pensioners.(7) Koreans are now divided over the sensitive issue of abolishing the system.(8) In fact, the chair of philosophy at Moscow University was abolished in the late 1820s.(9) They demanded the abolishment of Ministry of Education Decree No.501 / 1993, which obliges female students not to cover their ears with their headscarves when taking photographs for their school IDs.(10) I suppose they did not think that, having been published before the deluge, it could have safely survived that world-wide calamity, the abolisher of all things.(11) They proposed a referendum on abolishing the monarchy, and setting up a republic.(12) The Bad Guys were the European Union, the sexual liberals, the would-be abolishers of the pound and the Bureaucrats.(13) At the beginning of this year the global quota system for textiles was abolished .(14) Indeed, one of the major arguments against abolishing the monarchy is the desire to preserve tradition.(15) Road tax will be abolished and the loss of revenue will be compensated for with an additional surcharge on fuel.(16) Largely in this tradition, Marx believed that differences in economic wealth are the ultimate cause of human misfortune, and therefore needed abolishment , along with class society.
Related Words
(1) abolish slavery ::
skaf slawerny
Synonyms
Verb
1. put an end to ::
'n einde aan
2. get rid of ::
raak ontslae van
3. scrap ::
skroot
4. end ::
einde
5. stop ::
stop
6. terminate ::
beëindig
7. ax ::
byl
8. eradicate ::
uit te wis
9. eliminate ::
uit te skakel
10. exterminate ::
uit te wis
11. destroy ::
vernietig
12. annihilate ::
uit te wis
13. stamp out ::
uitstempel
14. obliterate ::
uitwis
15. wipe out ::
uit te wis
16. extinguish ::
blus
17. quash ::
nietig verklaar
18. expunge ::
verdryf
19. extirpate ::
uitroei
20. annul ::
nietig te verklaar
21. cancel ::
kanselleer
22. invalidate ::
ongeldig
23. negate ::
negeer
24. nullify ::
tot niet
25. void ::
leemte
26. dissolve ::
ontbind
27. rescind ::
herroep
28. repeal ::
herroeping
29. revoke ::
herroep
30. overturn ::
ongedaan te maak
31. discontinue ::
staak
32. remove ::
verwyder
33. excise ::
aksyns
34. drop ::
drop
35. jettison ::
eenkant toe te gooi
36. do away with ::
doen weg met
37. ditch ::
sloot
38. junk ::
junk
39. scrub ::
skrop
40. dump ::
stortingsterrein
41. abrogate ::
bowe
Different Forms
abolish, abolished, abolishes, abolishing
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