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blue-penciling

verb
present participle of blue-pencil

Synonyms & Antonyms of blue-penciling

to show (something written) to be no longer valid by drawing a cross over or a line through it
  • military censors blue-penciled any remarks that could possibly be deemed critical

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  • stetting
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“Blue-penciling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blue-penciling. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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