Definition of blue pencil in the English dictionary
The definition of blue pencil in the dictionary is deletion, alteration, or censorship of the contents of a book or other work. Other definition of blue pencil is to alter or delete parts of, esp to censor.
Synonyms and antonyms of blue pencil in the English dictionary of synonyms
WORDS RELATING TO «BLUE PENCIL»
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BLUE PENCIL» OVER TIME
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about blue pencil
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BLUE PENCIL»
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Recovering the horrors of war and the Great Depression, Britain clings to dreams of peace as Europe slides towards Fascist dictatorship.
David Lowther, 2012
Covenants Against Competition in Franchise Agreements
Will the state modify, "blue pencil," or otherwise reduce a covenant found to be
overbroad? Connecticut is generally referred to as a "Blue Pencil" jurisdiction.
The majority of Connecticut courts will only draw a line through ("blue pencil") an
Peter J. Klarfeld, 2003
Colored Pencil Solution Book
Pencil 5-Color the top with Indigo Blue. Pencil 6-Color the bottom with Black
Grape and color the top with Dark Umber. 2- BEGIN THE PENCILS Pencil 1 -Use
Black Grape to color the lead and the parts as shown. Pencil 2— Start to define
Janie Gildow, Barbara Newton, 2006
Daybooks and Notebooks: Daybooks, 1876-November 1881
[in blue pencil:] sent sent -G P Putnam's sons booksellers 182 Fifth avenue [in
blue pencil:] [in blue pencil, reed sideways:] sent paid also to W J Forbes p o box
4141 [in blue pencil, paid [in blue pencil:] [in blue pencil:] sideways:] reed sent ...
Walt Whitman, William White, Jr., 2007
30”: (].E. 8: Co. /Protokoll Schutzmarke No. 8a /26-stave /34.4 X 26.3 cm /M00
C00 Y10 S00) I/4 mm. 500-502. Originally glued to next page. (Black ink, pencil,
blue pencil.) (].E. 8: Co. /Protokoll Schutzmarke No 6 /20-stave /34.2 X 26.6 cm /
Patricia Hall, 2011
Logicals für den Englischunterricht: Rätsel für die 5./6. ...
Leon's blue pencil case is next to the red pencil case. Martin has a green pencil
case with a black pen. In one pencil case are a green pen and an orange ruler.
One boy has a red ruler and one pencil sharpener in his pencil case. A pink ruler
Jessica Gherri, 2012
BLUE PENCIL BLUES (1995) (Tune: “Sioux Gig) Sue”) 1. My city editor and I can
never quite agree on how a front page story ought not or ought to be. He pencils
out each adjective I circumspectly choose and now I'm slowly dying from blue ...
Walt McConville, 2003
Super Minds Starter Teacher's Book
Key: 0 red rubber in the hand, a red rubber going into the pencil case, a bluepencil in the hand, a blue pencil going into the pencil case, a red rubber and a
blue pencil in the pencil case Warm-up Aim: to review colours and classroom
Lucy Frino, 2012
Samuel Barber: A Guide to Research
1,23 First Movement: added rehearsal numbers in blue pencil; notes, slurs, and
accents in red pencil. Some measures of the printed score are taped over the
manuscript copy, pp. 24,28 Second Movement: printed score with corrections in
Wayne Clifford Wentzel, 2001
Gabriel Faure: A Guide to Research
Oboe: usual paper (LE), 24× 31.5 cm, 10 staves; 1 bifolium; 3 pages of music; 1r
as title: “[upper left, blue pencil, not the hand of the copyist] 1/[upper right, black
ink, copyist] Hautbois/[upper center] Il est né le Divin Enfant/~par~/ G. Fauré”;
Edward R. Phillips, 2011
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BLUE PENCIL»
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This Is How Hollywood Stars Celebrate The Fourth Of July
Waving the American flag, wearing a bikini top with the “red, white and blue” theme and a sequined blue pencil skirt will also do. “Happy 4th of ... «Health Aim, Jul 15»
Paris Hilton in a bikini while celebrating 4th of July in Las Vegas
Paris teamed the red, white and blue top with a long blue pencil skirt, which rode above her waist and below her knees. She also wore a pair of ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
Kim Kardashian and Miley Cyrus lead the trend in patriotic …
Having paired her stars-and-stripes bikini with a blue pencil skirt bedecked with silver sparkles, Paris had a Wonder Woman look going on. «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
So You Have A 10-Page Single-Spaced Alabama Noncompete …
... of yours very likely will continue to be enforceable to some degree in Alabama, whether "as is" or after the application of the old "blue pencil. «Mondaq News Alerts, Jul 15»
Joshua Cohen's Circuit Overload
A problem here with the editor's blue pencil? Perhaps. There is too much data, too many “numbers,” in “Book of Numbers,” and not enough ... «The Jewish Week, Jun 15»
Dynasty and democracy cannot exist together
A copy of next morning's paper had to be hand-delivered to the censors to prove that the might of their blue pencil had not been defied. Not that ... «Mid-Day, Jun 15»
How Shastri Bhavan Saw News During Emergency
The editorial space left blank in the Indian Express during the time of Emergency The Express was brought under the blue pencil of a team of ... «The New Indian Express, Jun 15»
Governor vetoes funds for Clear Lake restoration, orders state …
Instead, Brown exercised his line-item veto power – known as the “blue pencil” – and removed the money that Assemblyman Bill Dodd ... «Lake County News, Jun 15»
Abbey Clancy Models Her 70s-inspired Summer Range For Matalan
The Liverpool-born model lean on a burgundy lounge in a red and pale pink maxi dress in another ad and she donned a blue pencil skirt and ... «iDesignTimes.com, Jun 15»
Education and Health Care Boosted in $167 Billion State Budget
Brown signed the budget with only legislative leaders in attendance, and barely used his blue pencil: Line-item vetoes included in the final ... «KQED, Jun 15»
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