in fighting games, a cancel is where you interrupt an attack by inputting another attack or command. it is used for making combos
I did a few cancels to boost the number of hits I could land on my opponent.
by pussack August 7, 2018
To cancel is to kill someone.
"Put the gun down. You don't have the balls to cancel me"
by erotica69 September 17, 2005
"Might as well put the gun down. You don't have the balls to cancel me."
by erotica69 September 17, 2005
In pop culture, canceled means to make someone or something irrelevant due to current drama.
by pee poo dog May 12, 2019
To dismiss something/somebody. To reject an individual or an idea
Kate: I love doughnuts used as a bun to my burger

Me: Ew! You’re cancelled
by Flossy333 March 10, 2018
To cancel someone (usually a celebrity or other well-known figure) means to stop giving support to that person. The act of canceling could entail boycotting an actor's movies or no longer reading or promoting a writer's works.
Did you hear that Celebrity X said this thing about women? Cancelling this misogynistic pig is the just thing to do!
by mrleetv December 23, 2019