Usage examples for cancelled

  1. E. The annual licence, once granted, shall not be cancelled or suspended unless the manager has been convicted by public prosecution of an offence against the ordinary laws against disorderly housekeeping, indecency, blasphemy, etc. – The Shewing-up of Blanco Posnet by George Bernard Shaw
  2. On the calendar of a bronze desk- set, the first four days of March were already cancelled. – The Lighted Match by Charles Neville Buck
  3. But, sir, I shall use my discretion, knowing Sir William's mind, and this night I shall present to my Lord Dunmore a reckoning which shall not be easily cancelled! – Cardigan by Robert W. Chambers
  4. Boulton had arranged to pay Roebuck $ 5, 000 out of the first profits from the patent in addition to the $ 6, 000 of debt cancelled. – James Watt by Andrew Carnegie
  5. The position, in a hostile country, made some concession necessary; but fresh disturbances broke out when it was suspected that the arrival of a commission from the senate meant that the concessions would be cancelled. – The World's Greatest Books, Vol XI. by Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton