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Another word for rub out

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Another word for rub out

  1. To cancel

      1. To cancel, strike out, or make impossible to be perceived:
      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 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 recorded material from (a magnetic tape or disk, for example):
      1. To tear up by the roots:
      2. To get rid of; eliminate:
  2. *To kill

      1. To hit, wound, or kill with a missile fired from a weapon.
      2. To remove or destroy by firing or projecting a missile:
      3. To make (a hole, for example) by firing a weapon.
      1. To kill violently.
      2. To overwhelm, as with laughter or love:
      1. The killing of another person without justification or excuse, especially the crime of killing a person with malice aforethought or with recklessness manifesting extreme indifference to the value of human life.
      2. An instance of such killing.
      3. Something that is very uncomfortable, difficult, or hazardous:
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