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monogram

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noun mono·gram \ˈmä-nə-ˌgram\

Simple Definition of monogram

  • : a symbol that has the first letters of a person's first, middle, and last names and that is put on towels, blankets, clothes, etc., as a decoration or to show ownership

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of monogram

  1. :  a sign of identity usually formed of the combined initials of a name

monogrammatic

play \ˌmä-nə-grə-ˈma-tik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of monogram

Late Latin monogramma, from Greek mon- + gramma letter — more at gram


First Known Use: circa 1696

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monogram

verb mono·gram

Definition of monogram

monogrammed

monogramming

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to mark with a monogram

monogrammer

play \-ˌgra-mər\ noun


1868

First Known Use of monogram

1868

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Rhymes with monogram

aerogram, Amsterdam, anagram, Birmingham, Boulder Dam, cablegram, centigram, Christogram, chronogram, cofferdam, cryptogram, decagram, deprogram, diagram, diaphragm, epigram, fluid dram, giant clam, hard-shell clam, hexagram, histogram, Hohokam, hologram, kilogram, logogram, mammogram, milligram, Minicam, nomogram, oriflamme, pentagram, phonogram, pictogram, reprogram, Rotterdam, scattergram, self-exam, skiagram, soft-shell clam, sonogram, subprogram, telegram, tetradrachm, thank-you-ma'am, tinker's damn, Uncle Sam


MONOGRAM Defined for Kids

monogram

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noun mono·gram \ˈmä-nə-ˌgram\

Definition of monogram for Students

  1. :  a design usually made by combining two or more of a person's initials





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