Synonyms of 'edit'
1 reviseDictionary, check, improve
The publisher has the right to edit the book once it has been written.
Three editors handled revising the articles.
He may need surgery to correct the problem.
Polish up your writing skills on a one-week course.
students rewrite their papers and submit them
prepare for publication
2 put togetherDictionary, select, arrange
She has edited a collection of essays.
phrasal verbedit something out
Editing is the same as quarreling with writers - same thing exactly
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If you arrange an event or meeting, you make plans for it to happen.
She arranged an appointment for Friday afternoon.
To assemble something means to collect it together or to fit the different parts of it together.
She was trying to assemble the bomb when it went off.
Thesaurus for edit from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you edit a text such as an article or a book , you correct and adapt it so that it is suitable for publishing .