Synonyms for efface

Synonyms for (verb) efface

Synonyms: obliterate, efface

Definition: remove completely from recognition or memory

Usage: efface the memory of the time in the camps

Similar words: blur, dim, slur

Definition: become vague or indistinct

Usage: The distinction between the two theories blurred


Synonyms: erase, efface, wipe off, score out, rub out

Definition: remove by or as if by rubbing or erasing

Usage: Please erase the formula on the blackboard--it is wrong!

Similar words: delete, cancel

Definition: remove or make invisible

Usage: Please delete my name from your list


Synonyms: efface

Definition: make inconspicuous

Usage: efface oneself

Similar words: humble

Definition: cause to be unpretentious

Usage: This experience will humble him