expunging expunging

Definition(s):

  • (n) deletion by an act of expunging or erasing

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Henry studies manuals of toxicology, but never gets around to expunging his bride.
  2. Proponents hailed the return of discipline, while critics noted that expunging documents will make it harder to track abusive parents.
  3. Lollipop Power and other groups dedicated to expunging sexist stereotypes from children's literature are hard at work.

News

  1. Taliban's flagpole removed

    DOHA -- Police have removed a flagpole from the Taliban's office in Qatar, an official said on Sunday, expunging the last visible sign of official decoration that riled the Afghan government and derailed nascent peace talks.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: MSN

  2. Peace talks may resume after Taliban flagpole removed from Qatar office

    KABUL/DOHAR - Police have removed a flagpole from the Taliban's office in Qatar, an official said on Sunday, expunging the last visible sign of official decoration that riled the Afghan government and derailed nascent peace talks. The Taliban was due to hold discussions with U.S. officials in...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: New York Post

  3. Taliban's flagpole axed in bid to resurrect peace talks

    DOHA -- Police have removed a flagpole from the Taliban's office in Qatar, an official said on Sunday, expunging the last visible sign of official decoration that riled the Afghan government and derailed nascent peace talks.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

Quotes

  • "The UN has participated in expunging this experience from the Mideast narrative and from the UN narrative," Mr. Cotler said.
    on Nov 4, 2007 By: Irwin Cotler Source: New York Times

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