Translation of "cancel" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈkæn·səl/ us /ˈkæn·səl/ present participle UK cancelling or US canceling, past tense and past participle UK cancelled or US canceled

B1 to say that an organized event will not happen

suspender, anular
The meeting has been cancelled.

(Translation of “cancel” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈkӕnsəl/ (past tense, past participle cancelled, British canceled)

to decide or announce that (something already arranged etc) will not be done etc

He cancelled his appointment.

to mark (stamps) with a postmark

He used an electric stamp cancelling machine to cancel the mail.

to stop payment of (a cheque/check, subscription etc)

Banks usually charge for cancelling a cheque.
cancellation noun

cancelación, anulación
A last-minute cancellation meant that the hotel had a room free.
cancel out phrasal verb

to undo the effect of

compensar, contrarrestar, anular
We don’t want our profits to be cancelled out by extra expenses.

(Translation of “cancel” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)