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Synonyms for blue penciling

verb cancel, revoke
  • abolish
  • abrogate
  • annul
  • invalidate
  • negate
  • offset
  • quash
  • repeal
  • rescind
  • restrict
  • torpedo
  • undo
  • veto
  • void
  • wipe out
  • abate
  • annihilate
  • ax
  • compensate
  • confine
  • counteract
  • counterbalance
  • countervail
  • kill
  • limit
  • neutralize
  • renege
  • scratch
  • scrub
  • squash
  • trash
  • vitiate
  • zap
  • blue pencil
  • bring to naught
  • call all bets off
  • disannul
  • forget it
  • nig
  • render null and void
  • renig
  • stamp out
  • take out
  • wash out

Antonyms for blue penciling

  • allow
  • approve
  • enact
  • establish
  • institute
  • keep
  • legalize
  • permit
  • ratify
  • sanction
  • support
  • validate
  • aid
  • assist
  • free
  • help
  • let go
  • release
  • revive
  • save
  • schedule
  • set up
  • affirm
  • pass
  • sanctify
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.