Examples of elision in a Sentence
unfortunately, when the book was condensed, some of the elisions rendered major plot developments incomprehensible
Recent Examples of elision from the Web
While progress is more radically interrogated in Christodora than the other novels, elision is central to all three.
The British have raised elision to a whimsical art form.
As with performing on social media for friends, family or co-workers — posting your best pictures, documenting your most exciting activities or professionally marketing yourself — these individually tiny elisions weren’t entirely honest.
Certainly, there is a bit of elision here: Litt, a white male Ivy League graduate, is not quite the zero his comedic/fairy-tale setup needs him to be.
This elision strengthens rather than weakens the film's central theme of faith.
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