dele


dele

verb

Definition of DELE

to show (something written) to be no longer valid by drawing a cross over or a line through it <the proofreader was instructed to dele stray characters and other typos>
Synonyms blue-pencil, cancel, cross (out), dele, delete, edit (out), elide, kill, scratch (out), strike (out), stroke (out)
Near Antonyms stet

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