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calligraph

Line breaks: calli|graph
Pronunciation: /ˈkalɪɡrɑːf
 
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Definition of calligraph in English:

verb

[with object]
Write in calligraphic style: the invitations were meticulously calligraphed in black ink
More example sentences
  • In the slanting rays of the sun, the inscriptions stood out as if having been calligraphed in black crayon.
  • Her poetry was calligraphed on the walls in black marker.
  • All the revelations in Mecca were being written in 'Queeramuz script', while those in Madina were being calligraphed in 'Hiri script'.

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