What does abolishment mean?

abolishment meaning in General Dictionary

The act of abolishing abolition destruction

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  • the act of abolishing a method or practice or institution (especially abolishing slavery)
  • The work of abolishing; abolition; destruction.

abolishment meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) The work of abolishing; abolition; destruction.


Sentence Examples with the word abolishment

On the 6th of March 1862, he sent a special message to Congress recommending the passage of a resolution offering pecuniary aid from the general government to induce states to adopt gradual abolishment of slavery.

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