typewriting

play
noun type·writ·ing \ˈtīp-ˌrī-tiŋ\

Definition of typewriting

  1. 1 :  the act or study of or skill in using a typewriter

  2. 2 :  writing produced with a typewriter

1867

First Known Use of typewriting

1867


TYPEWRITING Defined for English Language Learners

typewriting

play
noun type·writ·ing \ˈtīp-ˌrī-tiŋ\

Definition of typewriting for English Language Learners

  • : the use of a typewriter

  • : writing done with a typewriter


TYPEWRITING Defined for Kids

typewriting

play
noun type·writ·ing \ˈtīp-ˌrī-tiŋ\

Definition of typewriting for Students

  1. 1 :  the use of a typewriter

  2. 2 :  writing done with a typewriter



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up typewriting? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a dividing ridge between drainage areas

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • shamrock
  • What is the best definition of green-eyed monster?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ