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1. efface

verb. ['ɪˈfeɪs'] remove completely from recognition or memory.

Synonyms

  • slur
  • dim
  • blot out
  • veil
  • blur
  • obliterate
  • hide

Antonyms

  • soothe
  • add
  • record
  • begin

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How do you pronounce efface?

Pronounce efface as ɪˈfeɪs.

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2. efface

verb. ['ɪˈfeɪs'] make inconspicuous.

Antonyms

  • show

3. efface

verb. ['ɪˈfeɪs'] remove by or as if by rubbing or erasing.

Synonyms

  • score out
  • erase
  • cut out
  • wipe off
  • sponge
  • cancel
  • scratch out
  • rub out
  • delete

Antonyms

  • leader
  • spread
  • issue
  • validate

Example sentences of the word efface


1. Verb, base form
In response to this change in position, the walls of the cervix begin to efface, or thin out, to make room for the baby’s passage.

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