(noun, verb)


1. someone who puts text into appropriate form for publication

Similar word(s): redactor, reviser, rewriter

Definition categories: person, editor


1. formulate in a particular style or language

Similar word(s): cast, couch, frame, put

Definition categories: communication, articulate, formulate, phrase, word

2. prepare for publication or presentation by correcting, revising, or adapting

Similar word(s): edit

Definition categories: change, alter, modify

Sentences with redact as a verb:

- The military will redact the document before releasing it, blacking out sections that are classified.

- The names and email addresses of the users were redacted from the public data.