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Synonyms for edit
ˈɛd ɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. edit, redact(verb)

    prepare for publication or presentation by correcting, revising, or adapting

    "Edit a book on lexical semantics"; "she edited the letters of the politician so as to omit the most personal passages"

    Synonyms:
    cast, edit out, blue-pencil, cut, redact, put, frame, couch, delete

  2. edit(verb)

    supervise the publication of

    "The same family has been editing the influential newspaper for almost 100 years"

    Synonyms:
    blue-pencil, delete, cut, redact, edit out

  3. edit, cut, edit out(verb)

    cut and assemble the components of

    "edit film"; "cut recording tape"

    Synonyms:
    foreshorten, veer, bring down, snub, turn off, delete, burn, rationalize, hack, trim down, write out, prune, thin, cut, slue, trim back, trim, ignore, swerve, shorten, edit out, redact, cut down, skip, abridge, reduce, make out, contract, rationalise, blue-pencil, cut off, dilute, curve, switch off, sheer, slew, geld, thin out, tailor, turn out, disregard, issue, cut back, abbreviate, trend

  4. edit, blue-pencil, delete(verb)

    cut or eliminate

    "she edited the juiciest scenes"

    Synonyms:
    edit out, cancel, blue-pencil, cut, redact, erase, delete

Wiktionary

  1. edit(verb)

    Synonyms:
    fix up, alter, retouch

  2. edit(verb)

    To change a text, or a document.

    Synonyms:
    fix up, retouch, alter

  3. edit(verb)

    To be the editor of a publication.

    He edits the Bee.

    Synonyms:
    fix up, alter, retouch

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. edit(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    conduct (a literary work), manage, prepare for publication, superintend the publication of

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "edIT":

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Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. EDIT

    Synonyms:
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How to pronounce edit?

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How to use edit in a sentence?

  1. Julie Arabi:

    All good men are happy when they choose to be their own authors. Those who choose to have others edit their pathways, must live on the edge of another man's sword.

  2. Lloyd Webber:

    It's happening all around you, all in one go. It's all in one take, you can't edit it because everybody is always in a different position, it was a great experiment.

  3. Mike Schur:

    We were weirdly kicked out of our offices and now we're all crammed into this tiny corner of the building where we've been for the past six years while we edit the last few episodes.

  4. Wang Jiali:

    My kids sit on my lap while I'm in that studio, and they watch me do arrangements, they watch me mix, they watch me edit videos. They know what's up.

  5. Laurie Mattaliano:

    I got a call from the principal that afternoon and she said there had been a negative parent reaction and they had decided to edit out all political references, it seems so silly.

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