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abrogate
used in Light in August

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Definition
to abolish (do away with) something
  • Then sweat, heat, mirage, all, rushes fused into a finality which abrogates all logic and justification and obliterates it like fire would: I will not!
    Chapter 13 (75% in)
  • As though somehow the very fact that he should be so consistently supplied with them elevates him somehow above the petty human hopes and desires which they abrogate and negative.
    Chapter 18 (73% in)

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