repel

verb

  • Procedural Law and Evidence

Definitions of repel

  • (of a judge) to reject or overrule a plea or an objection

    The Court repelled this along with the other objections, and dismissed the complaint.

  • to force something back; to force something away

    The Army Ground Force is prepared to repel any threat.

Phrase Bank for repel

  • The Court repelled the objection.