Definition of display type in English:

Share this entry

display type

Pronunciation: /dəˈsplā tīp/


Large or eye-catching type used for headings or advertisements.
Example sentences
  • The other result was that Bob became skilled at hand setting lines of display type, locking up printing formes and hand feeding both treadle and motorised presses.
  • Right now, the challenges facing advertisers in the wireless space include minimum screen size, display type and bandwidth.
  • You don't have to always use a display type advertisement.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: dis·play type

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

More words in this category

A4 block brass chapel cliché