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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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    editing, edite, modify, edition, edited, edits, edita, edición, amend, modifying, editorial, alter

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. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Grabyo Chief Executive Gareth Capon:

    The speed is important, how fast it is. How simple and easy it is to use - it's all cloud-based so you can access it through a laptop and wifi, rather than being in some big edit suite.

  5. 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.


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