Today’s word of the day is ‘Erasure‘ Let us understand more about this word.
What is this word’s grammar?
The word is a noun, i.e., it is the main subject of the sentence.
Does the word have a past tense? What is it?
1. The removal of writing, recorded material, or data
4. the removal of all traces of something; obliteration
How is the word pronounced in popular languages?
1. Hindi Mitaana
2. Spanish – Borradura
3. French – Effacement
4. Mandarin – Shānchú
How to use this word in a sentence?
1. Page after page of the neatest of minute figures, not a blot, not a blur, not an erasure.
2. Well, then, this one is of the most unquestionable authenticity; there is only one erasure.
3. This time there had been no attempt at erasure; the boot track was plain.
4. A quick, sure stroke is needed as no change or erasure is possible.
5. In the MS. there is some erasure in pencil of which I have taken no notice.
What are some synonyms of the word of the day?
Some synonyms of the word are:
Deletion, eradication, expunction, expunging, obliteration, blotting out, canceling, crossing out, deleting, effacing, rubbing out, scratching out, wiping out, crossing out, striking out, scoring out, blanking out, removal, elimination, censorship, bowdlerization, etc.
What are some antonyms of the word of the day?
Some antonyms of the word of the day are:
Write, highlight, etc.
Fantasy is more than an escape from the truths of the world and the past: it is an open acknowledgment that those truths are complex and morally difficult. It offers a different route to creating something which will resonate with readers, in a way which resists the erasure of privacy and autonomy which pervades our modern world.
Guy Gavriel Kay
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