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Synonyms for edit
ˈɛd ɪted·it

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Wiktionary

  1. editverb

    Synonyms:
    fix up, alter, retouch

  2. editverb

    To change a text, or a document.

    Synonyms:
    fix up, retouch, alter

  3. editverb

    To be the editor of a publication.

    He edits the Bee.

    Synonyms:
    fix up, alter, retouch

Princeton's WordNet

  1. edit, redactverb

    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. editverb

    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 outverb

    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, deleteverb

    cut or eliminate

    "she edited the juiciest scenes"

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

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. editverb

    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:
    Cardiology Early Defibrillator Implantation Trial No information Diabetology Early Diabetes Intervention Trial

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How to use edit in a sentence?

  1. Patricia Oduwole:

    As I edit, produce, set up and write the scripts for my documentaries, I have to learn a lot of things.

  2. 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.

  3. Community Relations Christina Langston:

    The yearbook coordinator made the decision to edit the photos based on her assessment that the females were not in dress code.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.


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