English to Afrikaans Meaning :: overrule

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Overrule :
oorstem
- oorstemonderhewigvoorrangoorheersende
 

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Verb(1) rule against

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(1) The Act allows the Commons to overrule the Lords if it rejects a piece of legislation approved by MPs in two successive sessions.(2) Each case is unique & should be looked on that way, if an individual has made their wishes known; no one else has the right to overrule that decision.(3) While inside, she informed the barman of their predicament, but he laughed at her and told her he could not overrule the doorman's decision.(4) In reality, the government had the power under the Law to veto or overrule any attempt by the workforce to hamper the privatization process by withdrawing their consent.(5) The real problem behind Tai-wan's UN bid is that the Security Council can overrule the General Assembly with the unilateral veto powers of its five permanent members.(6) Under the constitution, to overrule a presidential veto requires a majority of the total number of MPs, meaning 121 of 240 MPs.(7) Even then the legislation would have survived only so long as the High Court did not overrule its favourable decision.(8) It does not have the power to overrule decisions, but can recommend executive members reconsider the issue.(9) The recommendation still has to be considered by the Police Authority on February 13, which could technically overrule the group.(10) For a start, international trade treaties that give corporations the power to overrule national regulations and cancel import tariffs need to be rewritten or scrapped.(11) The Prime Minister should act now to overrule his official, and withdraw the request for prosecution.(12) Thanks again to you all for your overwhelming support and be assured that no stone will be left unturned to overrule this bizarre decision by the Broadcasting Commission of Ireland.(13) However, this practice is becoming more rare, and a law was passed that gave authority to a state-appointed judge to overrule the wishes of the father in the event of an early marriage.(14) Under the rules outlined by the Pentagon, in the unlikely case that a tribunal hands down an acquittal or a light sentence, US authorities can overrule it and impose their own judgment.(15) The US supreme court has both the power and, some say, the inclination, to intervene and overrule her decision to allow for factors such as the manual recount to be considered.(16) And the upper management of the company, for whatever reason, would not or could not effectively overrule them.
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(1) over rule ::
oor reël
Synonyms
Verb
1. countermand ::
ongedaan maak
2. cancel ::
kanselleer
3. reverse ::
reverse
4. rescind ::
herroep
5. repeal ::
herroeping
6. revoke ::
herroep
7. retract ::
trek
8. disallow ::
weier
9. override ::
ignoreer
10. veto ::
veto
11. quash ::
nietig verklaar
12. overturn ::
ongedaan te maak
13. overthrow ::
omverwerping
14. annul ::
nietig te verklaar
15. nullify ::
tot niet
16. invalidate ::
ongeldig
17. negate ::
negeer
18. void ::
leemte
19. vacate ::
ontruim
20. abrogate ::
bowe
21. recall ::
Onthou
Different Forms
overrule, overruled, overrules, overruling
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