Definition of Countermanding:
Synonyms for Countermanding:
Why, don't you remember that on the very day Mrs. Hopkinson and I and you got the President to sign that patent, that very day one of them d- n fellows turns up from San Francisco or Australia, having taken his own time to get here,- gets here about half an hour after the President had signed the patent and sent it over to the office, finds the right man to introduce him to the President, has a talk with him, makes him sign an order countermanding its issuance, and undoes all that has been done in six years in one hour.- "The Story of a Mine", Bret Harte.
- "With the "Die-Hards" in Siberia", John Ward.
- "Whispering Smith", Frank H. Spearman.