- The process of declaring something as void, rendering it legally invalid or non-existent
- A formal proclamation made by a court stating that a marriage was never legally valid
- After realizing the discrepancies in their marriage contract, they decided to seek an annulment.
- The judge granted an annulment on the basis that the marriage was a result of fraud.
- Their marriage ended not in divorce, but in annulment, as it was determined to have been invalid from the start.