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delete
American English: /dəˈlit/
British English: /dɪˈliːt/

Translation of delete in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • (by crossing out)
    delete as applicable
    táchese lo que no corresponda
    Example sentences
    • But once the dogs of war started howling he deleted the fine print.
    • The pharmacy deleted an important ingredient in your blood pressure management when it made this switch.
    • I vote that the second half of the film be deleted, re-written, and re-filmed to completely focus on the time spent on The Farm.

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