cross something out


cross something out
Syn:
delete, strike out, score out, cancel, obliterate

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  • cross something out — DELETE, strike out, ink out, score out, edit out, blue pencil, cancel, obliterate; Printing dele. → cross * * * ˌcross sthˈout/ˈthrough derived to draw a line through a word, usually because it is wrong Main entry: ↑crossderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • cross something out/through — delete a word or phrase by drawing a line through it. → cross …   English new terms dictionary

  • cross smth out — eliminate by drawing a line through something Please cross out that amount and put in the correct amount …   Idioms and examples

  • ˌcross sth ˈout — phrasal verb to draw an X or a line through writing because it is wrong, or because you want to write something else …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • cross something through — ˌcross sthˈout/ˈthrough derived to draw a line through a word, usually because it is wrong Main entry: ↑crossderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • strike something out — DELETE, cross out, erase, rub out. → strike * * * ˌstrike sthˈout/ˈthrough derived to remove sth by drawing a line through it Syn: cross out • The editor struck out the whole paragraph. Main entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • blot something out — 1 Mary blotted out her picture: ERASE, obliterate, delete, efface, rub out, blank out, expunge; cross out, strike out. 2 clouds were starting to blot out the stars …   Useful english dictionary

  • blot something out — 1) Mary blotted out her picture Syn: erase, obliterate, delete, efface, rub out, blank out, expunge, eradicate; cross out, strike out, wipe out 2) clouds were starting to blot out the stars Syn: conce …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • score something out/through — CROSS OUT, strike out, put a line through, ink out, blue pencil, scratch out; delete, obliterate, expunge. → score …   Useful english dictionary

  • score something out/through — Syn: cross out, strike out, delete, put a line through, obliterate …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary