Hari was subsequently exposed as a plagiarist and liar, and his prize was vacated.
Their convictions for a brutal 1989 rape were vacated, but the five young black and Latino men are still fighting New York City.
Many of you will take a holiday; others find relief in the fact that colleagues have vacated.
1640s, "to make void, to annul," from Latin vacatum, past participle of vacare "to be empty" (see vain). Meaning "to leave, give up, quit" (a place) is attested from 1791. Related: Vacated; vacating.