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Another word for expunge

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Verb
  1. To remove or invalidate by or as if by running a line through or wiping clean

      1. To make no longer binding under the law; invalidate; cancel
      2. To bring to an end the effect or existence of; cancel out:
      1. To spill or spread in a spot or stain.
      2. To spot or stain, as with a discoloring substance:
      3. To render invisible or unreadable by marking; obliterate. Often used with out :
      1. To neutralize one another; counterbalance:
      2. To cross out with lines or other marks, as in deleting written matter or marking a check as used and cleared
      3. (Math.) To remove (a common factor from both terms of a fraction, equivalents of opposite sign or on opposite sides of an equation, etc.)
      1. To combine the qualities of two things:
      2. To go or extend across; pass from one side of to the other:
      3. (Sports) To propel (a ball or puck) as a cross, as in soccer.
      1. To take out (a printed or written letter, word, etc.); cross out
      2. To remove from a document or record:
      3. To remove (a file, for example) from a hard drive or other storage medium.
      1. To rub or wipe out; erase:
      2. (Medicine) To cause to become shorter, softer, and thinner during labor:
      3. (Medicine) To become shorter, softer, and thinner during labor. Used of the cervix.
      1. To rub, scrape, or wipe out (esp. written or engraved letters); efface; expunge
      2. To remove (something written, for example) by rubbing, wiping, or scraping.
      3. To remove recorded material from (a magnetic tape or disk, for example):
      1. To blot out or wear away, leaving no traces; erase; efface
      2. To remove a body organ or part completely, as by surgery, disease, or radiation.
      3. To remove or destroy completely so as to leave no trace.
      1. Figuratively, to be imparted, as through contact or influence
      2. To move one's hand, a cloth, etc. over (a surface or object) with pressure and friction, in a circular or back-and-forth motion
      3. To move (an object or objects) firmly along a surface, especially repeatedly:
      1. (--- Slang) To cancel (a project or program, for example).
      2. To mark, break, or cut the surface of slightly with something pointed or sharp
      3. To strike out or cancel (a word, for example) by or as if by drawing lines through.
      1. To produce (a tone or chord) by hitting a key or keys or touching a string or strings on a musical instrument
      2. To form by stamping, printing, or punching:
      3. To produce or play by manipulating strings or keys:
      1. To come open or unfastened.
      2. To open (a parcel, door, etc.) by this means
      3. To open (a parcel, for example); unwrap.
      1. To subject to light rubbing or friction, as with a cloth or paper, in order to clean or dry.
      2. To form (a joint) in plumbing by spreading solder with a piece of cloth or leather.
      3. To rub, move, or pass (a cloth, for example) over a surface.
      1. To delete or cancel (written or printed matter) with or as with one or more X's
      2. To indicate (one's choice or answer) by or as by marking with an X
      3. To mark or sign with an X.
      1. To cease to hold (a job or position):
      2. To cause (an office, position, etc.) to be unfilled or unoccupied, as by resignation
      3. To leave (a house, room, etc.) uninhabited or untenanted; give up the occupancy of
    See also:

    continue

Another word for expunge

Verb
      1. To remove (something written, for example) by rubbing, wiping, or scraping.
      2. To remove (recorded material) from a magnetic tape or other storage medium:
      3. To remove (data) from a computer storage device
      1. To take out (a printed or written letter, word, etc.); cross out
      2. To remove (a file, for example) from a hard drive or other storage medium.
      3. To remove from a document or record:
      1. To make (oneself) inconspicuous; withdraw (oneself) from notice
      2. (Medicine) To become shorter, softer, and thinner during labor. Used of the cervix.
      3. (Medicine) To cause to become shorter, softer, and thinner during labor:
    See also:

    cancel

    erase