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script

 
 
pronunciation:
skrIpt
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the written text of a dialogue, play, movie, or the like.
definition 2: the characters used in handwriting, as opposed to printed characters; cursive writing.
synonyms:
cursive, handwriting
definition 3: a system of writing; alphabet.
the Braille script
synonyms:
alphabet
definition 4: a printer's typeface that imitates handwriting.
synonyms:
cursive
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: scripted, scripting, scripts
definition: to write a script for or about.
She scripted a movie from the novel.The biographer scripted the president's life.
similar words:
adapt, produce, write
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derivation: scripter (n.)
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  film, theater
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