edit oneself

Definition of edit oneself

  1. :  to change what one was going to say or would normally say I feel like I have to edit myself when I talk to them. “I never saw it,” she said before quickly editing herself, “or at least I don't remember seeing it.”

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to prepare (as literary material) for publication or public presentation

    :  to assemble (as a moving picture or tape recording) by cutting and rearranging

    :  to alter, adapt, or refine especially to bring about conformity to a standard or to suit a particular purpose

  1. :  an instance or result of editing

  1. :  one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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