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 The station is also hosting a silent auction on its website, with autographed guitars and posters from Blink-182, Weezer, Panic! Piet Levy, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "FM 102.1 hosting auction, 24-hour radiothon with rock-star guests to help struggling Milwaukee venues," 7 July 2020 Cuban promised autographed items from Dirk Nowitski and Luka Doncic. Dave Lieber, Dallas News, "In quarantine, this grandfather mourns the murder of his two beloved grandsons, but he thinks positive," 16 Apr. 2020 Numerous other athletes have donated autographed items to Athletes For COVID-19 Relief, an effort to raise money for the Center for Disaster Philanthropy’s COVID-19 Response Fund. Chuck Schilken, Los Angeles Times, "Here’s how to help with coronavirus relief by dining with Bill Walton," 31 Mar. 2020 One of President Trump’s books that helped him get rich is about to pay off for the holder of an autographed copy. Paul Bedard, Washington Examiner, "Buzz: Trump skyline doodle at auction, Mark Halperin is back, Apollo 13 fact-checking," 22 Apr. 2020 Also a weathered Dodgers cap, two dozen Dodgers bobblehead dolls, a Fearsome Foursome autographed jersey, and a framed photo of Kobe Bryant guarding LeBron James. Los Angeles Times, "Column: Celebrating the life and mourning the death of a sports fan," 22 Apr. 2020 When the month began, any fan worth his or her autographed jersey would have loved nothing more than to hug their favorite athlete. David Moore, Dallas News, "With the rest of the sports world on hiatus, the Cowboys, NFL have an ideal opportunity to fill the void," 14 Mar. 2020 On Amazon, an autographed jersey is listed at nearly $6,000, while is selling a purple-and-gold version for $100. Khristopher J. Brooks, CBS News, "Kobe Bryant jerseys in short supply after ex-NBA star's death," 28 Jan. 2020 After the ceremony, the hero usually walks into the stands past the Dodgers dugout, where third baseman Justin Turner has made a tradition of shaking their hand and gifting an autographed baseball. Los Angeles Times, "Column: Military hero deserves a moment, even if Dodgers can’t give it to him," 15 Apr. 2020

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First Known Use of autographed

1817, in the meaning defined above

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10 Jul 2020

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“Autographed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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