Cancellation

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Definition

a cancellation: an annulment, a termination, an elimination
noun
Note that in the USA, cancellation can also be written with only one 'l' (cancelation).

You will get your money back for any cancellation made no more than thirty days after the purchase.

to cancel: to annul, to terminate, to eliminate
verb

Examples

  • "The TV network canceled 'Horrible Crimes and Forensic Miracles' due to poor ratings."
  • "I telephoned to cancel the vacation, and all I received was abuse!"
  • "If you see an error message when you turn on the computer, you should click on 'cancel' and after about 20 seconds you will be able to log in normally."
  • "In the event of flight cancellations, compensation will be awarded."
  • "I had to cancel 3 meetings, a king's coronation and my best friend's pregnancy just to fit you in."
  • "I have impulsively decided to cancel the private plane flight with Horatio planned for this month."
  • "Consequently, I have decided to cancel the statue project, and give the allocated money for the statue to charity."
  • "Casual Fridays are cancelled."
  • "Icarus : I'd like to cancel my skiing trip!"
  • "Rachel : I've canceled your holiday, and reimbursed you for the full amount."

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