verb (used with object), e·lid·ed, e·lid·ing.
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Origin of elide
OTHER WORDS FROM elideun·e·lid·ed, adjective
Words nearby elide
Example sentences from the Web for elided
The "elles" here would not scan but for the elided "e" in "souv'raine" at the end of the line.Avril|H. Belloc
The final e in sinne must not be elided; it is preserved by the caesura.
Hadde, possessed; as hadde is here emphatic, the final e is not elided.
But even in the matter of elided consonants American is not always the conservator.The American Language|Henry L. Mencken
The -e in fairest-e is not elided; neither is the -e in wist-e in l. 745.Chaucer's Works, Volume 2 (of 7)|Geoffrey Chaucer