verb (used with object), ef·faced, ef·fac·ing.
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Few writers are so wise and self-effacing and emotionally honest all in one breath.
Even over video chat, Ishiguro, or “Ish” as he introduces himself, is charming and self-effacing company.Kazuo Ishiguro on How His New Novel Klara and the Sun Is a Celebration of Humanity|Dan Stewart|March 2, 2021|Time
I hurried away, and it was long before I could efface the impression made upon my mind by this hideous spectacle.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
Thus disappeared from his life the only stain which his restoration had not been able utterly to efface.
Then he hastily laid earth in the interstices round it, and tried to efface all signs of its having been recently removed.Jack Harkaway's Boy Tinker Among The Turks|Bracebridge Hemyng
Nothing can ever cure me, no dream of my mind can ever efface the dream of my heart.The Child of Pleasure|Gabriele D'Annunzio
She has long been dead, but time will never efface from my mind a tender recollection of her kindness.The Monctons: A Novel, Volume I|Susanna Moodie