meaning of annulment

annulment meaning in General Dictionary

The act of annulling abolition invalidation

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  • hawaii of being terminated or annulled
  • (law) an official cancellation (of a relationship or a judicial proceeding etc)
  • the work of abrogating; the official or legal cancellation
  • The act of annulling; abolition; invalidation.

annulment meaning in Law Dictionary

When a meeting or wisdom is treated just as if it never ever took place.


annulment meaning in Etymology Dictionary

late 15c., "act of lowering to nothing;" see annul + -ment. Indicating "act of declaring invalid" is recorded from 1864.


annulment meaning in Business Dictionary

Nullification of an event or judgment the current, retrospectively, and also for the future just as if it had never happened.


annulment meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) The act of annulling; abolition; invalidation.


Sentence Examples with the word annulment

Resigning office in March 1878, he resumed the practice of law, and secured the annulment of Garibaldi's marriage.

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