verb (used with object), e·rased, e·ras·ing.
verb (used without object), e·rased, e·ras·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM erase
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH eraseerasable , irascible.
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Example sentences from the Web for erase
Do as Tumblr has done and scrub her last words off the Internet—erase everything she wanted the world to hear.Cover-Ups and Concern Trolls: Actually, It's About Ethics in Suicide Journalism|Arthur Chu|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Is this a mature expression of understandable judgment, or a bid to erase history while conflating fiction and reality?
Its militants say explicitly they are out to erase the borders that Sykes-Picot established across most of the modern Middle East.Turkish President Declares Lawrence of Arabia a Bigger Enemy than ISIS|Jamie Dettmer|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Later, she told a local reporter that she had used a chemical to erase her fingerprints.
I immediately realized I needed to do something to erase that legacy from my memory.Paul Haggis on Scientology, the ‘Crash’ Oscar, and ‘Third Person’|Kevin Fallon|June 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The shaman is frequently seen correcting the workmen and making them erase and revise their work.The Mountain Chant, A Navajo Ceremony|Washington Matthews
I scribbled in pencil—which you can erase with a bit of bread—some notes on the Cajan song, that may interest you.The Life and Letters of Lafcadio Hearn, Volume 1|Elizabeth Bisland
The test applied was to erase some particular letter of the alphabet from one page of a book.The Sexual Life of the Child|Albert Moll
We may have to use her own machine once more to erase the memory of its structure from her mind.The Cartels Jungle|Irving E. Cox, Jr.
If they should allow it, they will erase it from this account, No. 2.