letterhead

noun let·ter·head \ ˈle-tər-ˌhed \
|Updated on: 25 Jun 2018

Definition of letterhead

1 : stationery printed or engraved usually with the name and address of an organization; also : a sheet of such stationery
2 : the heading at the top of a letterhead

Examples of letterhead in a Sentence

  1. We changed the design of our letterhead.

  2. They sent her a letter printed on company letterhead.

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First Known Use of letterhead

1841

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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LETTERHEAD Defined for English Language Learners

letterhead

Definition of letterhead for English Language Learners

  • : the name and address of an organization (such as a company) that is printed at the top of a piece of paper used for writing official letters; also : paper that has the name and address of an organization printed at the top


LETTERHEAD Defined for Kids

letterhead

noun let·ter·head \ ˈle-tər-ˌhed \

Definition of letterhead for Students

: the name and address of an organization that is printed at the top of a piece of paper used as official stationery

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