Mammoth Memory

Efface – Erase - to wipe out


(pronounced eh-face)

To remember the definition of the word efface, use the following mnemonic:

He faced (efface) being wiped out.

He faced (efface) being wiped out.


Example of efface in a sentence

If I could efface all of my sad memories, I would be a very happy person.

Marvin hoped to efface the paint by scrubbing the walls with a tough sponge.

If the candidate is elected, he promises to efface crime from our city. 

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