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See definition of deleting on Dictionary.com
  • as inerasure
  • as inexpunction
  • as inobliteration

synonyms for deleting

  • deletion
  • eradication
  • expunction
  • expunging
  • obliteration
  • blotting out
  • canceling
  • crossing out
  • effacing
  • rubbing out
  • scratching out
  • wiping out
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How to use deleting in a sentence

Certain dissenters have cut out the very soul of À Kempis in deleting the passages on the Holy Eucharist.
CONFESSIONS OF A BOOK-LOVERMAURICE FRANCIS EGAN
By deleting a hundred million hours we shorten Senator Borah's speeches against the League by 11,410 years.
MINCE PIEAUTHOR: CHRISTOPHER DARLINGTON MORLEYRELEASE DATE: OCTOBER 10, 2004 [EBOOK #13694]CHRISTOPHER DARLINGTON MORLEY
Typographic errors have been repaired—for example, deleting superfluous letters, fixing omitted or incorrect punctuation.
THE HOUSE OF FULFILMENTGEORGE MADDEN MARTIN
Sir Edward Grey moved an amendment deleting from the bill the word male, thus leaving room for a women's suffrage amendment.
MY OWN STORYEMMELINE PANKHURST
I also corrected White's translation of the Definition of Attribute by deleting the word "if."
THE PHILOSOPHY OF SPINOZABARUCH DE SPINOZA
Hackelberg must have sent them there to make sure that he followed through with deleting his data.
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WORDS RELATED TO DELETING

  • blotting out
  • canceling
  • crossing out
  • deleting
  • deletion
  • effacing
  • eradication
  • expunction
  • expunging
  • obliteration
  • rubbing out
  • scratching out
  • wiping out
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.