Definition of vacate:
- To annul; to make void; to deprive of force; to make of no authority or validity; as, to vacate a commission or a charter; to vacate proceedings in a cause.
- To defeat; to put an end to.
- To make vacant; to leave empty; to cease from filling or occupying; as, it was resolved by Parliament that James had vacated the throne of England; the tenant vacated the house.
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- leave (part of speech: verb)
- relinquish (part of speech: verb)
- abandon (part of speech: verb)
- resign (part of speech: verb)
- unsubstantiate (part of speech: verb)
- rid (part of speech: verb)
- "Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot"", Chretien DeTroyes.
- "Comrade Yetta", Albert Edwards.
Wall, Miss, said the captain, whose name was Thomas, I guess that you and the youngster will be almost ready to vacate these apartments; so, if you please, I will send you off to the ship, the Harpoon- that's her name- of Norfolk, in the United States.- "Mr. Meeson's Will", H. Rider Haggard.