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strike out

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of strike out

  1. to show (something written) to be no longer valid by drawing a cross over or a line through it struck out all references to indecent matters Synonyms blue-pencil, cancel, cross (out), dele, delete, edit (out), elide, kill, scratch (out), x (out), stroke (out)Related Words blot out, efface, eradicate, erase, expunge, obliterate, root (out), rub out, wipe out; bleep, blip, clip, cut, excise, remove; bowdlerize, censor, clean (up), expurgate, launder, redact, red-pencil; abbreviate, crop, shorten; black out, repress, silence, suppressNear Antonyms stet


strike out

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of strike out

  1. to be unsuccessful their joint venture in Las Vegas struck out, and they hurriedly dissolved the partnership Synonyms bomb, collapse, crater, flame out, flop, flunk, fold, founder, miss, fail, tank, wash outRelated Words flounder, struggle; decline, sink, skid, slip, slump, wane; crash, crumble, miscarry, misfire; go under; implode, self-destructNear Antonyms cook, flourish, prosper, thrive; prevail, triumph, winAntonyms click, come off, deliver, go, go over, pan out, succeed, work out


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