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delete


delete

verb

Definition of DELETE

to show (something written) to be no longer valid by drawing a cross over or a line through it <the teacher deleted the last line of the student's essay, wisely sensing that it lessened the impact>
Synonyms blue-pencil, cancel, cross (out), dele, delete, edit (out), elide, kill, scratch (out), strike (out), stroke (out)
Near Antonyms stet

March 03, 2015
thanatology Hear it
The study of death and grieving
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