Is this a mature expression of understandable judgment, or a bid to erase history while conflating fiction and reality?
Not even a mediocre film can erase the allure of the great romance of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton.
Even so, the Party has not been able to erase Tiananmen from Chinese consciousness.
Face it: Cruise was a king of the Empire and not even Les Grossman is going to erase that.
Its militants say explicitly they are out to erase the borders that Sykes-Picot established across most of the modern Middle East.
I wish I could erase all the troubles that have marred these days for you.
Yet they have had no power to erase the poetry of Donatello's mighty style.
By free books and what goes with them in modern America we mean to erase the mob from existence.
After writing these lines I have doubted whether I should not erase them.
An elector voting for me had to erase the name of my competitor and insert mine.
To kill; rub out (1940s+)