English dictionary

erase meaning and definition

ERASE verb

Definition of erase (verb)

  1. remove from memory or existence
    • "The Turks erased the Armenians in 1915"
    • synonyms: wipe out
  2. remove by or as if by rubbing or erasing
  3. wipe out digitally or magnetically recorded information
    • "Who erased the files form my hard disk?"
    • synonyms: delete
    • antonym: record
Source: Princeton University Wordnet