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Synonyms for edit
ˈɛd ɪted·it

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Wiktionary1.0 / 1 vote

  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 WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  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 Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. editverb

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

Nicknames0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of known nicknames for "edIT":

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Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD0.0 / 0 votes

  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. Jason Sudeikis:

    I didn’t edit during production just because it was just too big of a load to carry with the writing and the acting, but then you know, being a producer, I was there on set every day going behind-the-scenes with notes, supporting our directors and our DP’s. When I go and watch, editing now, it’s a thrill. That’s a credit to the work that the writers did, but then also the way these actors portray them.

  2. Julian Chan:

    It would either be possible to edit [Josh] out of the show or perhaps even have the show investigate the claims in the interest of ‘justice,’ as I imagine some people might be very interested in that.

  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. John Hotchkiss:

    You think you know what it means to be on TV, but you don’t know what the production company is going to do when they edit [ the show ], you don’t know where it is going to be broadcast or for how long. If you are the awkward kid on a TV show or the kid that messed up the scrambled eggs, that could follow you around for the rest of your life.


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