1. To abolish or to annul by authority
2. Put an end to.

The word Abrogate can be broken down into ab-rog-ate. Now remember its meaning using the word ‘rogue’. What do the authorities want to do with a rogue officer or agent, they want to abolish him, which is what the word abrogate means.

1. He associated himself with those who believe that Congress should abrogate the current tax law.
2. The banking officials were accused of trying to abrogate their duties.

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