Predicate: invalidate

Roleset id: invalidate.01 , cause to be/show to be invalid, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

invalidate.01: INVALIDATE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'invalidate' based on sentences in wsj. No Verbnet entry. (from invalidate.01-v predicate notes)


invalidate (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: demonstrator of invalidity (vnrole: 106-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: invalid thing (vnrole: 106-Patient)

Example: boring

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        The Thurmond bill would establish a federally administered death sentence for 23 crimes, most of which were formerly punishable by death under federal statutes that the Supreme Court invalidated *trace*.

        Arg0: the Supreme Court
        Rel: invalidated
        Arg1: *trace*
        ArgM-RCL: that -> federal statutes