HyperDic: elide

English > 1 sense of the word elide:
VERBcognitionelideleave or strike out
English > elide: 1 sense > verb 1, cognition
Meaningleave or strike out.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"This vowel is usually elided before a single consonant"
NarrowerdropOmit (a letter or syllable) in speaking or writing
Broaderexclude, except, leave out, leave off, omit, take outprevent from being included or considered or accepted
Nounselisiona deliberate act of omission
elisionomission of a sound between two words (usually a vowel and the end of one word or the beginning of the next)

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