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deleting

verb
present participle of delete

Synonyms & Antonyms of deleting

to show (something written) to be no longer valid by drawing a cross over or a line through it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 for deleting

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Near Antonyms for deleting

  • stetting
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“Deleting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deleting. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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