|1.||[ verb ] formulate in a particular style or language|
|Synonyms:||put frame couch cast|
"I wouldn't put it that way" "She cast her request in very polite language"
|Related terms:||formulate cast|
|2.||[ noun ] (work) someone who puts text into appropriate form for publication|
|Synonyms:||reviser rewrite_man rewriter redactor|
|Related terms:||editor abridger adapt edit|
|3.||[ verb ] (writing) prepare for publication or presentation by correcting, revising, or adapting|
"Edit a book on lexical semantics" "she edited the letters of the politician so as to omit the most personal passages"
|Related terms:||change black_out hack blue-pencil blank_out copyread interpolate bracket editor editing|