verb (used with object)
Origin of edit
Related Words for editrearrange, compose, prepare, arrange, censor, choose, publish, compile, annotate, adapt, assemble, analyze, select, alter, revise, delete, trim, rehash, excise, rectify
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Contemporary Examples of edit
Being there teaches you to think quickly, edit yourself, and not get too precious about your own work.
We just saw an edit of one called, “Doug Becomes A Feminist,” and I just really enjoyed watching it.
But after a while, the edit wars ended, and the article no longer had Einstein going to Albania.
WardsWiki (as it became known) allowed anyone to edit and contribute, without even needing a password.
The result was a new content management application that allowed users to edit and contribute to a Web page.
Historical Examples of edit
I'd rather be her husband than edit a dozen papers like yours.The Foolish Lovers
St. John G. Ervine
Why did I edit a newspaper, and plague myself with our time and its interests?Dreamers of the Ghetto
It was interesting, but I should have preferred to edit the recapitulation.Ten Thousand Miles with a Dog Sled
Dr. Rajendralal Mitra used to edit an illustrated monthly miscellany.My Reminiscences
I consented to edit it for half ownership, for I had an idea.Memoirs
Charles Godfrey Leland