blue-pencil : Definition, Usages, News and More
- He employed a Frenchman, Pierre Charles L'Enfant, to blue-pencil the streets and domes that lobbyists and starlings (see p.
- Defense Secretary Gates ordered an investigation of all nontechnical manuals in all the services, with special instructions to blue-pencil any lines that are "lacking in good .
- Arnold Schwarzenegger in San Diego Union Tribune
The budget passed by the Assembly is a budget the people of California can be proud of,Schwarzenegger said Friday. "It takes the operating deficit down to $700 million - and more after I use my blue-pencil authority."