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cursive

cur·sive

cursive

 
 
pronunciation:
kuhr sihv
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: of writing in which individual letters within words are joined, or of print that simulates such writing.
She wrote the invitations in a beautiful, flowing cursive style.
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: any typeface that resembles cursive writing.
similar words:
script
definition 2: an individual letter or character written in a cursive style.
similar words:
script
derivation: cursively (adv.)
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