Print - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |prɪnt|  American pronunciation of the word print
Brit.  |prɪnt|  British pronunciation of the word print

noun

- the text appearing in a book, newspaper, or other printed publication
- a picture or design printed from an engraving
- a visible indication made on a surface(syn: mark)
- availability in printed form
- a copy of a movie on film (especially a particular version of it)
- a fabric with a dyed pattern pressed onto it (usually by engraved rollers)
- a printed picture produced from a photographic negative

verb

- put into print(syn: publish)
- write as if with print; not cursive
- make into a print
- reproduce by printing (syn: impress)

Examples

What is the print size of your book?

an exhibit of 16th-century German prints

We printed 50 invitations before we ran out of ink.

The new machine prints 30 pages per minute.

Your tickets are being printed now.

a slogan printed on a bumper sticker

Your tickets are printing now.

This printer allows you to print on both sides of a sheet of paper.

They printed 10,000 copies of the book's new edition.

I'm surprised they printed that cartoon in the paper.

Her picture was printed in a magazine last month.

I took the print of the golden age.

The prints were identical with those of a convicted person.

Mother wore one of her dark summer prints.

It is always interesting to compare old prints of the dictionary with the new ones.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: print
he/she/it: prints
present participle: printing
past tense: printed
past participle: printed
noun
singular: print
plural: prints
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