expunge definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To remove or strike-out: "I have corrected some factual slips, expunged some reps” ( Kenneth Tynan).
    • to get rid of totally; annihilate. See Synonyms at erase.
    • To blot down, as with pen; to wipe out; to efface designedly; to obliterate; to strike-out wholly.
    • To strike-out; to eliminate or destroy; to annihilate.
    • To erase or strike out: "I've corrected some factual slips, expunged some repetitions” ( Kenneth Tynan).
    • to eradicate totally; annihilate. See Synonyms at erase.
    • To blot away, much like pen; to wipe away; to efface designedly; to obliterate; to strike out wholly.
    • To strike-out; to eliminate or destroy; to annihilate.
  • verb:
    • To remove or strike out.
    • to get rid of completely; annihilate.
    • eliminate by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line
    • To remove or strike-out.
    • to eradicate completely; annihilate.
    • remove by erasing or crossing out or as though by attracting a line
  • others:
    • To mark or blot on, just like a pen; wipe away; erase, as words; obliterate.
    • Figuratively, to efface; strike out or get rid of; destroy; annihilate.
    • To mark or blot completely, much like a pen; rub out; erase, as terms; obliterate.
    • Figuratively, to efface; strike-out or get rid of; destroy; annihilate.

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