noun \ˈbōl(d)-ˌfās\

: letters that are printed in thick, dark lines

Full Definition of BOLDFACE

:  a heavy-faced type; also :  printing in boldface

Examples of BOLDFACE

  1. The headline was printed in boldface.

First Known Use of BOLDFACE

circa 1889


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