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delete

verb [I/T]  us   /dɪˈlit/
to remove (part or all of) a written or electronic text: [T] She accidentally deleted one of her computer files. [T] The editor deleted the last three paragraphs.
Translations of “delete”
in Arabic يَشْطُب…
in Korean 삭제하다…
in Malaysian potong…
in French rayer…
in Turkish silmek, yok etmek…
in Italian eliminare, cancellare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 刪除,刪去(尤指文字)…
in Russian удалять (из памяти компьютера)…
in Polish usuwać…
in Vietnamese xóa bỏ…
in Spanish suprimir, tachar…
in Portuguese apagar, suprimir…
in Thai ตัดออก…
in German streichen…
in Catalan suprimir…
in Japanese ~を消す, ~を削除する…
in Indonesian menghapus…
in Chinese (Simplified) 删除,删去,划掉(尤指文字)…
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