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abolish
used in Animal Farm

5 uses
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Definition
eliminate (end, or do away with)
  • Remove Man from the scene, and the root cause of hunger and overwork is abolished for ever.
    p. 7.9
abolished = eliminated (done away with)
  • The four young pigs who had protested when Napoleon abolished the Meetings raised their voices timidly, but they were promptly silenced by a tremendous growling from the dogs.
    p. 63.8
  • abolished = eliminated (did away with)
  • They were the same four pigs as had protested when Napoleon abolished the Sunday Meetings.
    p. 83.7
  • abolished = eliminated (did away with)
  • He announced that, by a special decree of Comrade Napoleon, Beasts of England had been abolished.
    p. 88.1
  • abolished = eliminated (done away with)
  • He could not of course know — for he, Napoleon, was only now for the first time announcing it — that the name 'Animal Farm' had been abolished.
    p. 140.5
abolished = eliminated (done away with)
There are no more uses of "abolish" in Animal Farm.

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