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print

 
pronunciation:
prInt
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: printed, printing, prints
definition 1: to put words and pictures onto a surface using a machine.
They printed thousands of copies of that book.
 
similar words:
copy, photocopy, transfer
definition 2: to write in letters like those of printed type.
The girl printed her name carefully at the bottom of her drawing.
similar words:
write
definition 3: to put a photograph on paper.
The photography lab printed copies of the wedding pictures.
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a shape marked or pressed onto a surface.
Her feet left prints in the wet sand.
similar words:
mark, stamp
definition 2: a photograph copied on paper.
They made prints of the family photo for all the grandparents.
similar words:
copy, photograph, proof, still
Word Builder: print +
  • printed:
    with writing made by a press or printer.
  • printer:
    a machine that prints.
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  film, photography