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I was hugely disappointed that 'Whites' was cancelled.
Alan Davies

Meaning of "cancelled" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CANCELLED

cancelled play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CANCELLED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Cancelled is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb cancelled in English.

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO CANCELLED

PRESENT

Present
I cancel
you cancel
he/she/it cancels
we cancel
you cancel
they cancel
Present continuous
I am cancelling
you are cancelling
he/she/it is cancelling
we are cancelling
you are cancelling
they are cancelling
Present perfect
I have cancelled
you have cancelled
he/she/it has cancelled
we have cancelled
you have cancelled
they have cancelled
Present perfect continuous
I have been cancelling
you have been cancelling
he/she/it has been cancelling
we have been cancelling
you have been cancelling
they have been cancelling
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I cancelled
you cancelled
he/she/it cancelled
we cancelled
you cancelled
they cancelled
Past continuous
I was cancelling
you were cancelling
he/she/it was cancelling
we were cancelling
you were cancelling
they were cancelling
Past perfect
I had cancelled
you had cancelled
he/she/it had cancelled
we had cancelled
you had cancelled
they had cancelled
Past perfect continuous
I had been cancelling
you had been cancelling
he/she/it had been cancelling
we had been cancelling
you had been cancelling
they had been cancelling
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will cancel
you will cancel
he/she/it will cancel
we will cancel
you will cancel
they will cancel
Future continuous
I will be cancelling
you will be cancelling
he/she/it will be cancelling
we will be cancelling
you will be cancelling
they will be cancelling
Future perfect
I will have cancelled
you will have cancelled
he/she/it will have cancelled
we will have cancelled
you will have cancelled
they will have cancelled
Future perfect continuous
I will have been cancelling
you will have been cancelling
he/she/it will have been cancelling
we will have been cancelling
you will have been cancelling
they will have been cancelling
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would cancelled
you would cancelled
he/she/it would cancelled
we would cancelled
you would cancelled
they would cancelled
Conditional continuous
I would be cancelling
you would be cancelling
he/she/it would be cancelling
we would be cancelling
you would be cancelling
they would be cancelling
Conditional perfect
I would have cancelled
you would have cancelled
he/she/it would have cancelled
we would have cancelled
you would have cancelled
they would have cancelled
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been cancelling
you would have been cancelling
he/she/it would have been cancelling
we would have been cancelling
you would have been cancelling
they would have been cancelling
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you cancel
we let´s cancel
you cancel
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to cancel
Past participle
cancelled
Present Participle
cancelling
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CANCELLED

cancel
cancelable
cancelation
canceleer
canceler
cancellable
cancellarial
cancellariate
cancellate
cancellated
cancellation
canceller
cancelli
cancelling
cancellous
cancer
cancer patient
cancer specialist
cancer stick
cancer-causing

WORDS THAT END LIKE CANCELLED

called
compelled
empanelled
excelled
expelled
fuelled
gravelled
labelled
levelled
modelled
panelled
propelled
quarrelled
rebelled
repelled
self-propelled
shelled
shrivelled
single-celled
travelled
unlabelled

Synonyms and antonyms of cancelled in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «CANCELLED»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «cancelled» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of cancelled

Translation of «cancelled» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CANCELLED

Find out the translation of cancelled to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of cancelled from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cancelled» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

取消
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cancelado
570 millions of speakers

English

cancelled
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

रद्द
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

إلغاء
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

отменен
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cancelado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বাতিল করা হয়েছে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

annulé
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

dibatalkan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

storniert
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

キャンセル
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

취소
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dibatalake
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hủy bỏ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ரத்து
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

रद्द
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

iptal edildi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

annullato
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

odwołany
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

відмінено
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

anulat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ακυρώθηκαν
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

gekanselleer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

annulleras
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

avbestilling
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cancelled

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CANCELLED»

The term «cancelled» is very widely used and occupies the 12.242 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CANCELLED» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «cancelled» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «cancelled» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cancelled

EXAMPLES

10 QUOTES WITH «CANCELLED»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word cancelled.
1
Henry Ward Beecher
I can forgive, but I cannot forget, is only another way of saying, I will not forgive. Forgiveness ought to be like a cancelled note - torn in two, and burned up, so that it never can be shown against one.
2
Michael Birch
People can live without a Facebook account: my 13-year-old daughter has cancelled her account because it's not cool anymore.
3
Darren Boyd
I most enjoyed doing 'Whites,' a show BBC2 cancelled after one series. It had some beautiful, witty, charming scripts and was one of the most positive ensemble pieces I've done. I thought the end result was really special. I'm still confused about why it didn't last longer.
4
Wayne Brady
Cancelled isn't a bad word because it happens everyday.
5
Robert Crippen
I was selected to be an astronaut on a military program called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory back in '67. That program got cancelled in '69 and NASA ended up taking half of us.
6
Carlton Cuse
'Brisco' was the first show I created, and of course, at the time I had no idea what a special experience it was because I didn't have a frame of reference. After it was over I was like, 'Damn. Shoot. That was something special.' I'm still upset that it got cancelled.
7
Alan Davies
I was hugely disappointed that 'Whites' was cancelled.
8
Les Dawson
I've just had some bad news. Tomorrow is the mother in law's funeral. And she's cancelled it.
9
Illeana Douglas
I know as I'm taking my dying breath, the ambulance guy will ask me why they cancelled Action.
10
Michael Easton
I've been on so many primetime shows that were cancelled - after one episode, after 10 episodes, after just one season. I got used to that. But I found myself choking up a bit at 'OLTL.' It was really hard to say goodbye to those people. It was not the way we wanted to go out.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CANCELLED»

Discover the use of cancelled in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cancelled and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Project Cancelled: The Disaster of Britain's Abandoned ...
Om de mange projekter - hvoraf adskellige lovende - der måtte opgives som følge af en række efter forfatterens mening højest tvilsomme politiske og kommercielle beslutninger, der efter 2. verdenskrig har kostet England dyrt.
Derek Wood, 1986
2
All Old Testament Laws Cancelled
Dedicated to Covenant Theologians, Seventh Day Adventists, and other Sabbath-keeping groups. The New Covenant vs. the Sabbath, Decalogue, Old Covenant, Infant Baptism, & State-Church
Greg Gibson, 2008
3
Disavowals, or, Cancelled confessions
Warning: this memoir makes the enigma of Claude Cahun even more enigmatic; anyone who comes to it looking for confessions will first have to deal with her disavowals.
Claude Cahun, Suzanne Malherbe, Susan De Muth, 2008
4
Cancelled Words: Rediscovering Thomas Hardy
Using original manuscripts, Morgan reveals Hardy's 'cancelled words' in the struggle with his editor, and uses them to reassess Hardy's main concerns as a writer, including his treatment of the role and position of women.
Rosemarie Morgan, 2002
5
Scouts are Cancelled
Scouts Are Cancelled is a richly humorous book of poetry that examines what happens when a small Nova Scotian farm community is corrupted by a greedy developer trying to sell off farmland to build a subdivision.
John Stiles, 2009
6
Outpatients: missed appointments and cancelled clinics
The report also notes that outpatient services run by healthcare professionals other than consultants are not covered in the weekly statistical management information currently collected: if these are included outpatient activity levels are ...
Northern Ireland: Northern Ireland Audit Office, 2007
7
Cancelled Transition - The Dilemma of Civil Society in Belarus
Scholarly Essay from the year 2008 in the subject Politics - International Politics - Region: Russia, course: Conference "Belarus in Europe: Economic Cooperation and Political Dialogue," 23 entries in the bibliography, language: English, ...
Benedikt Harzl, 2008
8
Till Death Do Us Bark (CANCELLED)
This third book in the 43 Old Cemetery Road series, a runaway mystery told in letters, limericks, a last will, and loose change, is guaranteed to please anyone who’s ever tried to keep a secret.
Kate Klise, 2011
9
CANCELLED E-BOOK
From the Hardcover edition.
Michael Sragow, 2008
10
Verdikt is cancelled
Shymansky Igor. muscles and forearm muscles pushes blood through to cerebrum and heart and, accordingly, by activating those muscles we positively influence activities of our vitally important organs. Stretching exercises improve ...
Shymansky Igor

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CANCELLED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cancelled is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Amber Alert cancelled, missing Hawkins County teen found in Virginia
SMYTH COUNTY, Va. (WATE) – The Hawkins County teen and suspect at the center of an Amber Alert for nearly two weeks, were found on ... «WATE 6 On Your Side, Jul 15»
2
Final hip hop concert on Fountain Square cancelled
The Saturday night concert series was cancelled for the rest of the summer after a disturbance on July 4 that left two police officers and a ... «WLWT Cincinnati, Jul 15»
3
Slide the City Racine cancelled
RACINE— The planned Slide the City event here has been cancelled, the county's tourism bureau announced this week. Slide the City, which ... «Journal Times, Jul 15»
4
Hannibal: Amazon and Netflix Not Saving Cancelled Series
Hannibal canceled TV show on NBC It's looking even less likely that there will be a fourth season of the Hannibal series. NBC cancelled the ... «TV Series Finale, Jul 15»
5
Swim to the Kyle Event in Harbour Grace Cancelled
The annual Swim to the Kyle, set to go ahead next weekend, has been cancelled in part because of its own popularity. Libby Earle, the ... «VOCM, Jul 15»
6
Seven-month-old has hospital appointment cancelled because staff …
But when the 22-year-old arrived a receptionist at Leeds General Infirmary's Ear, Nose and Throat department told her it had been cancelled ... «Daily Star, Jul 15»
7
Next-generation Mercedes-Benz CLS Shooting Brake cancelled
Mercedes-Benz has reportedly scrubbed the CLS Shooting Brake from the production schedule for its next-generation model, which is ... «CarAdvice, Jul 15»
8
Land deal hearing is cancelled
With a restraining order expiring today technically allowing a land deal linked to a major grocery chain to go forward, the opponents of the sale ... «Moultrie Observer, Jul 15»
9
Tornado warning cancelled, severe storm warning continues
SANTA ROSA, N.M. (KRQE) – Officials have cancelled the tornado warning for Guadalupe County, but have issued a severe thunderstorm ... «KRQE News 13, Jul 15»
10
HIGH SCHOOLS: After game cancelled, NC seeks an 11th football foe
... Christian -- originally scheduled to play Newton-Conover on Sept. 11 at Southlake -- has cancelled that game, Beam said on Monday. «Hickory Daily Record, Jul 15»

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