strike sth out/through Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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strike sth out/through

phrasal verb with strike uk   us   /straɪk/ verb (struck, struck)
formal to ​draw a ​line through ​text in a ​document to show that it does not ​relate to you or is not ​correct: Please ​strike out whichever ​option does not ​apply to you.
(Definition of strike sth out/through from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “strike sth out/through”
in Chinese (Simplified) 划掉,删去(文件中无关或错误之处)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 劃掉,刪去(文件中無關或錯誤之處)…
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