cross sth out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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cross sth out

phrasal verb with cross uk   /krɒs/  us   /krɑːs/ verb
to ​draw a ​line through something you have written, usually because it is ​wrong: If you ​think it's ​wrong, ​cross it out and write it again.
(Definition of cross sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cross sth out”
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常因为有误而)划掉…
in Turkish üstünü çizmek, yanlış olanı işaretleyerek belirlemek…
in Russian зачеркивать…
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常因爲有誤而)劃掉…
in Polish przekreślać coś…
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