To overturn is to flip something over, to conquer or to reverse.
(Law) To make void or annul (an erroneous lower court decision):
To revoke, repeal, or cancel (a law, order, etc.)
To turn inside out or upside down:
To cancel or reverse (a previously issued command or order).
To cancel or invalidate by withdrawing or reversing
To recall or remove a motion from consideration in parliamentary procedure.
(Medicine) To empty.
(Slang) To cancel or abandon; drop:
To withdraw or disavow (a statement, promise, offer, charge, etc.); recant
To give up (a claim, right, belief, etc.), usually by a formal public statement
To cancel out
To offset or cancel each other
The definition of amend means to modify or alter something, often for the better.
To do away with completely; put an end to; esp., to make (a law, etc.) null and void
To ratify is to approve and give formal consent to something.
To make (a bill, etc.) into a law; pass (a law); decree; ordain
To establish the soundness, accuracy, or legitimacy of:
To pronounce; utter:
To give official authorization or approval to:
To consent to officially or formally; confirm or sanction:
(Poker slang) To make a continuation bet.
Find another word for repealing. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for repealing, like: overturning, vacating, rescinding, reversing, countermanding, lifting, annulling, revoking, withdrawing, voiding and scrubbing.