Revoke Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Revoke, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Revoke?

(v) Revoke is the action by which a statute, law, order, promise, agreement, contract etc are nullified before it is implemented and the original position is restored. For example a government revokes a license issued to a firm to deal in beverages before expiry of the license period