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Daemon
Posted: Friday, November 22, 2019 12:00:00 AM
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expunge

(verb) Remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line.

Synonyms: excise, scratch, strike

Usage: She forced herself to expunge most of her beloved descriptions, though it took three re-writings before the story could be pruned down to please the fastidious Mr. Harrison.
KSPavan
Posted: Friday, November 22, 2019 12:14:43 AM

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expunge
Definition: (verb) Remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line.
Synonyms: excise, scratch, strike
Usage: She forced herself to expunge most of her beloved descriptions, though it took three re-writings before the story could be pruned down to please the fastidious Mr. Harrison.
KSPavan
Posted: Friday, November 22, 2019 12:14:45 AM

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expunge
Definition: (verb) Remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line.
Synonyms: excise, scratch, strike
Usage: She forced herself to expunge most of her beloved descriptions, though it took three re-writings before the story could be pruned down to please the fastidious Mr. Harrison.
taurine
Posted: Friday, November 22, 2019 5:22:30 AM

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After "notwithstanding," expunge the remainder.
After "against," expunge the remainder, and insert "accidental injury from Machinery used in Mills, and for other purposes."
Adyl Mouhei
Posted: Friday, November 22, 2019 5:52:16 AM

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Expunge


Obliterate or remove completely (something unwanted or unpleasant).
"The kind of man that could expunge an unsatisfactory incident from his memory"


Synonyms :

erase
remove
delete
rub out
wipe out
efface
Wilmar (USA) 1M
Posted: Friday, November 22, 2019 8:39:34 AM

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Definition: (verb) Remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line.
Synonyms: excise, scratch, strike
Usage: She forced herself to expunge most of her beloved descriptions, though it took three re-writings before the story could be pruned down to please the fastidious Mr. Harrison.


Don't hear this much.
Emel Rapchan
Posted: Friday, November 22, 2019 10:45:32 AM

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Emel Rapchan
Posted: Friday, November 22, 2019 10:46:20 AM

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