boldface

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noun bold·face \ˈbōl(d)-ˌfās\

Definition of boldface

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

Examples of boldface in a Sentence

  1. The headline was printed in boldface.

First Known Use of boldface

circa 1871


BOLDFACE Defined for English Language Learners

boldface

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Definition of boldface for English Language Learners

  • : letters that are printed in thick, dark lines


BOLDFACE Defined for Kids

boldface

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noun bold·face \ˈbōld-ˌfās\

Definition of boldface for Students

  1. :  a heavy black type

bold–faced

\-ˌfāst\ adjective


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