Definitions for editˈɛd ɪt

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word edit

Princeton's WordNet

  1. edit, redact(verb)

    prepare for publication or presentation by correcting, revising, or adapting

    "Edit a book on lexical semantics"; "she edited the letters of the politician so as to omit the most personal passages"

  2. edit(verb)

    supervise the publication of

    "The same family has been editing the influential newspaper for almost 100 years"

  3. edit, cut, edit out(verb)

    cut and assemble the components of

    "edit film"; "cut recording tape"

  4. edit, blue-pencil, delete(verb)

    cut or eliminate

    "she edited the juiciest scenes"

Wiktionary

  1. edit(Noun)

    A change to the text of a document.

  2. edit(Verb)

    To change a text, or a document.

  3. edit(Verb)

    To be the editor of a publication.

    He edits the Bee.

  4. Origin: influenced by French éditer ‘edit, publish’.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Edit(verb)

    to superintend the publication of; to revise and prepare for publication; to select, correct, arrange, etc., the matter of, for publication; as, to edit a newspaper

  2. Origin: [F. diter, or L. editus, p. p. of edere to give out, put forth, publish; e out + dare to give. See Date a point of time.]

Freebase

  1. edIT

    edIT is an electronic music producer and DJ based in Los Angeles, California. He is a member of The Glitch Mob.

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'edit' in Verbs Frequency: #811

Anagrams of edit »

  1. tide

  2. diet

  3. tied


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