Definition of lettering
: letters used in an inscription
Examples of lettering in a Sentence
I couldn't read the sign's lettering.
a sign with gold lettering
Recent Examples of lettering from the Web
The rather generic statue of a mustached soldier standing with a rifle was bought out of a catalogue in 1890, and the only difference between the Union and Confederate model was the lettering on the belt buckle.
The works bear the show's title in a kind of red graffiti lettering; in the background, in smaller print, is a career self-analysis and mission statement that is remarkably frank.
Clearview is readable from 900 feet away, a 20 percent improvement over the old lettering.
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First Known Use of lettering
LETTERING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of lettering for English Language Learners
: letters written or printed on something
LETTERING Defined for Kids
Definition of lettering for Students
: symbols for speech sounds written on something The sign has fancy lettering.
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