au·​to·​graphed | \ ˈȯ-tə-ˌgraft How to pronounce autographed (audio) \

Definition of autographed

: having a person's handwritten signature : having an autograph an autographed picture The walls are lined with books, awards and autographed photos and letters from the famous and esteemed people King has met over the years.— Thomas J. Meyer

Examples of autographed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In less than two days on sale, via Amazon, Barnes & Noble and, operated by Winning Team Publishing, the autographed copies of the book were selling into the thousands. Kate Bennett, CNN, 7 Feb. 2022 One member of our community arranged for every Primer to receive an autographed player card from none other than Adrianna Franch, a goalie for the US Women’s National Team . Jennifer Harvey, CNN, 20 June 2022 For example, an autographed rookie card of Brady sold last June at auction for $3.1 million. Khristopher J. Brooks, CBS News, 14 Mar. 2022 Burnett ended that elaborate production number, set in a diner, with a spotlight on a large, autographed photo of Sondheim. Peter Marks, Washington Post, 19 May 2022 Christie’s expects the autographed card to sell for between $2 million and $3 million during the online-only auction, which will run from June 1 to 14. Bryan Hood, Robb Report, 17 May 2022 The vehicle is being sold without reserve and comes with an autographed Ibanez PS120, which is the rocker’s signature guitar. Bryan Hood, Robb Report, 25 Apr. 2022 Guests went home with gifts of a local treat and an autographed hand towel. Miho Inada, WSJ, 22 Apr. 2022 Photos of those and many other artists performing at the venue, as well as autographed guitars and the like, festoon the club’s walls. Jem Aswad, Variety, 11 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of autographed

1817, in the meaning defined above

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4 Aug 2022

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“Autographed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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