Translation of "expunge" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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expungeverb [ T ]

uk /ɪkˈspʌndʒ/ us /ɪkˈspʌndʒ/ formal

to rub off or remove information from a piece of writing

His name has been expunged from the list of members. 他的名字被从成员名单中删除了。

to cause something to be forgotten

She has been unable to expunge the details of the accident from her memory. 那次事故的细节总是萦绕在她记忆中,怎样都无法抹去。

(Translation of “expunge” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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