print


print
print1 [ prınt ] verb ***
1. ) intransitive or transitive to produce words, numbers, pictures, etc. on paper, using a printer or PRINTING PRESS:
I had already printed twenty pages when I noticed the page numbers were all wrong.
We plan to print 50,000 copies in the initial run.
print on: You can print on both sides of the paper.
print something on something: The book is beautifully printed on quality paper.
print in color/black and white/bold type etc.: The advanced technology will enable the newspaper to print in color.
a ) transitive to publish something in a newspaper or magazine:
They refused to print my letter as it was too critical.
2. ) intransitive or transitive to write by hand using individual letters that are not joined together:
Please be sure to print your name next to your signature.
3. ) transitive usually passive to create a mark on a surface by pressing something into it:
You can see someone's initials printed in the sand there.
4. ) intransitive or transitive to produce a photograph on paper
the printed word
anything that you read in a book, magazine, newspaper, etc.:
The printed word has faced growing competition from new technology.
,print `out or print off phrasal verb transitive
to produce a copy of a computer document from a printer:
Should I print out that graph now?
print
print 2 [ prınt ] noun **
▸ 1 mark made by pressing
▸ 2 letters made by pressing
▸ 3 image made by pressing
▸ 4 photograph
▸ 5 cloth with pattern
▸ 6 copy of movie
▸ + PHRASES
1. ) count a mark made by pressing something onto a surface:
See that hand print in the mud?
There were huge paw prints right outside our tent.
a ) count usually plural a FINGERPRINT:
We found no prints on either the glass or the telephone.
2. ) uncount letters or other symbols made by pressing ink, paint, etc. on paper or a similar surface:
The print is too small to read.
Many of her novels are available in large print.
bold print (=thick, dark print): All the figures that have changed are shown in bold print.
3. ) count an image created by pressing a special piece of wood, metal, etc. with a raised design on it onto paper or another surface:
There were only a few prints of this made by the artist.
a potato print
a ) a picture that is a copy of a painting:
a collection of Rembrandt prints
4. ) count a photograph developed from a NEGATIVE:
Those old black and white prints are much more sensitive to light.
5. ) count or uncount a piece of clothing or cloth with a pattern printed on it:
She was wearing a bold flowered print.
6. ) count one of several copies of a movie, for use in movie theaters
in print
1. ) printed in a book, magazine or newspaper:
How does it feel to finally see one of your articles in print?
2. ) a book, magazine, etc. that is in print is still available to buy from its publisher:
Is that old grammar book still in print?
out of print
a book, magazine, etc. that is out of print is no longer being published

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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