dotted line

noun

Definition of dotted line

1 : a line that is made up of a series of dots
2 : a line on a document that marks where one should sign Sign your name on the dotted line.

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“Dotted line.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dotted%20line. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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