The difference between Annul and Nullify

When used as verbs, annul means to formally revoke the validity of, whereas nullify means to make legally invalid.

check bellow for the other definitions of Annul and Nullify

  1. Annul as a verb (transitive):

    To formally revoke the validity of.

  2. Annul as a verb (transitive):

    To dissolve (a marital union) on the grounds that it is not valid.

  1. Nullify as a verb (transitive, legal):

    to make legally invalid.


    "The contract has been nullified."

  2. Nullify as a verb:

    to prevent from happening

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