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British English: /ˈɛdɪt/
American English: /ˈɛdət/

Translation of edit in French:


transitive verb

  • 1 (check for publishing)
    réviser (text, novel)
  • 2 (annotate, select)
    éditer (essays, letters, anthology, author, works)
  • 3 (cut down)
    couper (account, version, reader's letter)
  • 4 (Journalism)
    être le rédacteur/la rédactrice (m/f) en chef de (newspaper, journal)
    être le rédacteur/la rédactrice (m/f) adjoint/-e de (section, page)
  • 5 (Television, Cinema)
    réaliser le montage de (film, programme)

Phrasal verbs

edit out

edit out [something], edit [something] out
couper [quelque chose] au montage

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