Definition of "expunge"
  1. The act of intentionally erasing or destroying records or information in storage spaces like files and computers, often applied in legal or organizational contexts for outdated records or to offer individuals such as juvenile offenders a fresh start
How to use "expunge" in a sentence
  1. The court ordered to expunge the minor's criminal records once he turned 18.
  2. The company decided to expunge outdated personnel files to free up storage space.
  3. Upon meeting certain requirements, an individual's criminal history may be expunged, offering a fresh start.

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