- Word History, Word Parts
|part of speech:
||inscribes, inscribing, inscribed
||to write by carving.
They inscribed her name on the tombstone.
||carve, dedicate, letter, line, list, record, sign
||inscribable (adj.), inscriber (n.)
is from a Latin word that means "to write in." Scribble
, and script
have the same origins.