Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun redact

1 sense of redact

Sense 1
redact, redactor, reviser, rewriter, rewrite man -- (someone who puts text into appropriate form for publication)
       => editor, editor in chief -- (a person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication; the person who determines the final content of a text (especially of a newspaper or magazine))

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb redact

2 senses of redact

Sense 1
frame, redact, cast, put, couch -- (formulate in a particular style or language; "I wouldn't put it that way"; "She cast her request in very polite language")
       => give voice, formulate, word, phrase, articulate -- (put into words or an expression; "He formulated his concerns to the board of trustees")

Sense 2
edit, redact -- (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")
       => change, alter, modify -- (cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue")

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