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Definition 1: a picture or design printed from an engraving - [noun denoting artifact]

(print is a kind of ...) the arts of drawing or painting or printmaking

(... is a kind of print ) a print made by exposing a photosensitive surface to direct contact with a photographic negative

(... is a kind of print ) something added by overprinting

(... is a kind of print ) the sole print made by pressing paper against a painted or inked glass or metal plate

(... is a kind of print ) print produced by an engraving that has been scraped to represent light or shade

(... is a kind of print ) a print produced by lithography

(... is a kind of print ) a print that is made from a design carved in relief into a block of linoleum

(... is a kind of print ) an intaglio print produced by gravure

(... is a kind of print ) a print made from an engraving

(... is a kind of print ) a print made from an engraved copperplate

(... is a kind of print ) a print made using a stencil process in which an image or design is superimposed on a very fine mesh screen and printing ink is squeegeed onto the printing surface through the area of the screen that is not covered by the stencil

Definition 2: a fabric with a dyed pattern pressed onto it (usually by engraved rollers) - [noun denoting artifact]

(print is a kind of ...) artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers

"the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent" "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC" "she measured off enough material for a dress"

Definition 3: a printed picture produced from a photographic negative - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for print in the sense of this definition

(print is a kind of ...) a representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide or in digital format

(... is a kind of print ) a photograph from which the background has been cut away

(... is a kind of print ) a trial photographic print from a negative

Definition 4: a copy of a movie on film (especially a particular version of it) - [noun denoting artifact]

(print is a kind of ...) a thing made to be similar or identical to another thing

"she made a copy of the designer dress" "the clone was a copy of its ancestor"

Definition 5: the text appearing in a book, newspaper, or other printed publication - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where print or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I want to see it in print

(print is a kind of ...) communication by means of written symbols (either printed or handwritten)

(... is a kind of print ) material printed in small type

"he needed his glasses in order to read the fine print"

Definition 6: a visible indication made on a surface - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where print or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • some previous reader had covered the pages with dozens of marks
  • paw prints were everywhere

Synonyms for print in the sense of this definition

(print is a kind of ...) something that serves to indicate or suggest

"an indication of foul play" "indications of strain" "symptoms are the prime indicants of disease"

(... is a kind of print ) a print made by an impression of the ridges in the skin of a finger; often used for biometric identification in criminal investigations

(... is a kind of print ) a mark of a foot or shoe on a surface

"the police made casts of the footprints in the soft earth outside the window"

(... is a kind of print ) a visible mark (as a footprint) left by the passage of person or animal or vehicle

(... is a kind of print ) a mark on a coin that identifies the mint where it was produced

(... is a kind of print ) a mark made on a surface by a pen, pencil, or paintbrush

"she applied the paint in careful strokes"

(... is a kind of print ) a visible impression on a surface made by the hoof of an animal

(... is a kind of print ) a mark that is long relative to its width

"He drew a line on the chart"

(... is a kind of print ) in games or sports; a mark indicating positions or bounds of the playing area

Definition 7: availability in printed form - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where print or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • we've got to get that story into print
  • his book is no longer in print

(print is a kind of ...) the quality of being at hand when needed

Definition 8: reproduce by printing - [verb of creation]

Synonyms for print in the sense of this definition

(print is a kind of ...) mark or trace on a surface

"The artist wrote Chinese characters on a big piece of white paper" "Russian is written with the Cyrillic alphabet"

(... is a kind of print ) set down or print with letters

(... is a kind of print ) set in type

"My book will be typeset nicely" "set these words in italics"

(... is a kind of print ) take a trial impression of

(... is a kind of print ) produce by offset printing

"offset the conference proceedings"

(... is a kind of print ) print (additional text or colors) onto an already imprinted paper

(... is a kind of print ) print with an implement with small toothed wheels that cuts small holes in a stencil

(... is a kind of print ) print in boldface

(... is a kind of print ) print in italics

Definition 9: make into a print - [verb of creation]

Samples where print or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • print the negative

(print is a kind of ...) make a copy or equivalent of

"reproduce the painting"

(... is a kind of print ) make by lithography

(... is a kind of print ) print by silkscreen

(... is a kind of print ) mark or print with a stencil

(... is a kind of print ) carve or cut into a block used for printing or print from such a block

"engrave a letter"

(... is a kind of print ) make an etching of

"He etched her image into the surface"

Definition 10: put into print - [verb of creation]

Samples where print or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The newspaper published the news of the royal couple's divorce
  • These news should not be printed

Synonyms for print in the sense of this definition

(print is a kind of ...) create or manufacture a man-made product

"We produce more cars than we can sell" "The company has been making toys for two centuries"

(... is a kind of print ) publish again

"The scientist republished his results after he made some corrections"

(... is a kind of print ) publish in a gazette

Definition 11: write as if with print; not cursive - [verb of creation]

(print is a kind of ...) mark or trace on a surface

"The artist wrote Chinese characters on a big piece of white paper" "Russian is written with the Cyrillic alphabet"

(... is a kind of print ) print incorrectly

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