delete Meaning, Definition & Usage
verb remove or make invisible
- Please delete my name from your list
verb wipe out digitally or magnetically recorded information
- Who erased the files form my hard disk?
verb cut or eliminate
- she edited the juiciest scenes
De*lete" transitive verb
To blot out; to erase; to expunge; to dele; to omit.
I have, therefore, . . . inserted eleven stanzas which do not appear in Sir Walter Scott's version, and have deleted eight. Aytoun.
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