Search Result for "script":
1. a written version of a play or other dramatic composition; used in preparing for a performance;
[syn: script, book, playscript]
2. something written by hand;
- Example: "she recognized his handwriting"
- Example: "his hand was illegible"
[syn: handwriting, hand, script]
3. a particular orthography or writing system;
1. write a script for;
- Example: "The playwright scripted the movie"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Script \Script\, n. [OE. scrit, L. scriptum something written, fr. scribere, scriptum to write: cf. OF. escript, escrit, F. ['e]crit. See Scribe, and cf. Scrip a writing.] 1. A writing; a written document. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. (Print.) Type made in imitation of handwriting. [1913 Webster] 3. (Law) An original instrument or document. [1913 Webster] 4. Written characters; style of writing. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
script n 1: a written version of a play or other dramatic composition; used in preparing for a performance [syn: script, book, playscript] 2: something written by hand; "she recognized his handwriting"; "his hand was illegible" [syn: handwriting, hand, script] 3: a particular orthography or writing system v 1: write a script for; "The playwright scripted the movie"Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
211 Moby Thesaurus words for "script": IPA, ITA, Initial Teaching Alphabet, International Phonetic Alphabet, alphabet, alphabetics, arrange, art, article, ascender, autograph, autography, back, bastard type, beard, belly, bevel, black letter, blank, blueprint, body, book, brainchild, calligraphy, cap, capital, case, charactering, characterization, chart, chirograph, chirography, choreography, composition, computer printout, configure, continuity, conventional representation, copy, counter, create, cue, dance notation, delineation, demonstration, depiction, depictment, descender, design, diagram, docket, document, dossier, draft, drama, drawing, edited version, em, en, engrossment, essay, exemplification, face, fair copy, fat-faced type, feet, fiction, figuration, file, final draft, finished version, first draft, fist, flimsy, font, form, futhark, graphanalysis, graphemics, graphology, graphometry, groove, hand, handwriting, hieroglyphic, holograph, iconography, ideogram, illustration, imagery, imaging, instrument, italic, lay out, legal document, legal instrument, legal paper, letter, letters, libretto, ligature, limning, lines, literae scriptae, literary artefact, literary production, literature, logogram, logograph, logotype, lower case, lucubration, majuscule, manuscript, map, matter, minuscule, musical notation, nick, nonfiction, notation, official document, opus, order, organize, original, paleography, paper, papers, parchment, pattern, pen, pencraft, penmanship, penscript, personal file, pi, pica, pictogram, picturization, piece, piece of writing, plan, play, playbook, poem, point, portraiture, portrayal, prefigurement, prepare, presentment, print, printed matter, printing, printout, production, projection, reading matter, realization, recension, rendering, rendition, representation, roll, roman, runic alphabet, sans serif, scenario, scene plot, schema, score, screed, scrip, scription, scrive, scroll, second draft, shank, shooting script, shoulder, side, small cap, small capital, stamp, stem, stylography, syllabary, symbol, tablature, teleplay, text, the written word, transcript, transcription, type, type body, type class, type lice, typecase, typeface, typefounders, typefoundry, typescript, upper case, version, work, writ, write, writing, writing systemThe Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (26 July 2010):
SCRIPT 1. An early system on the IBM 702. [Listed in CACM 2(5):16 (May 1959)]. 2. A real-time language. ["A Communication Abstraction Mechanism and its Verification", N. Francez et al, Sci Comp Prog 6(1):35-88 (1986)]. (1994-12-01)The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (26 July 2010):
A program written in a scripting language, but see Ousterhout's dichotomy. (1999-02-22)Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):
SCRIPT, conv. The original or principal instrument, where there are part and counterpart. Vide Chirograph; Part, Rescript.