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let·ter·ing

 (lĕt′ər-ĭng)
n.
1. The act, process, or art of forming letters.
2. Letters inscribed, as on a sign.

lettering

(ˈlɛtərɪŋ)
n
1. the act, art, or technique of inscribing letters on to something
2. the letters so inscribed

let•ter•ing

(ˈlɛt ər ɪŋ)

n.
1. the act or process of inscribing with or forming letters.
2. the letters inscribed.
[1635–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lettering - letters inscribed (especially words engraved or carved) on somethinglettering - letters inscribed (especially words engraved or carved) on something
piece of writing, written material, writing - the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect); "the writing in her novels is excellent"; "that editorial was a fine piece of writing"
superscription - an inscription written above something else
epigraph - an engraved inscription
epitaph - an inscription on a tombstone or monument in memory of the person buried there
Translations
الحُروف المكتوبَه أو المنقوشَهفَن كتابَة الحُروف
nápispísmo
bogstaverskriftskrifttype
áletrunòaî aî áletra
harflemeharflerin yazımıyazılı harfler

lettering

[ˈletərɪŋ] Nletras fpl, inscripción f

lettering

[ˈlɛtərɪŋ] nlettres fpl
painted in gold lettering → peint en lettres d'or
a small blue sign with white lettering → une petite enseigne bleue à lettres blanchesletter opener ncoupe-papier m inv

lettering

nBeschriftung f

lettering

[ˈlɛtərɪŋ] n (engraving) → iscrizione f; (letters) → caratteri mpl

letter

(ˈletə) noun
1. a mark expressing a sound. the letters of the alphabet.
2. a written message, especially sent by post in an envelope. She slowly took the letter from its envelope; Did you post my letter?
ˈlettering noun
1. the way in which letters are formed. the art of lettering.
2. letters which have been drawn, painted etc. He repainted the lettering over the shop door.
ˈletterbox noun
1. a slit in a door (sometimes with a box behind it) through which mail from the post is put. He put the card through the letterbox.
2. a postbox.
ˈletterhead noun
the name and address of a company, a person etc printed at the top of a piece of writing paper.
to the letter
precisely; according to every detail. He followed his father's instructions to the letter.