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English verb: blue-pencil

1. blue-pencil (change) cut or eliminate

SamplesShe edited the juiciest scenes.

ExamplesThey won't blue-pencil the story

Synonymsdelete, edit

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)censor

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