Origin of cursive
OTHER WORDS FROM cursive
Words nearby cursive
How to use cursive in a sentence
Ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic and cursive documents describe recipes for several perfumes.Ancient ‘smellscapes’ are wafting out of artifacts and old texts|Bruce Bower|May 4, 2022|Science News
The two-time second-team all-American had a backdrop set up at her draft party featuring a wall of ivy outlined with flowers and her name written in cursive in lights.Easy as 1-2-3: Charli Collier, Awak Kuier, Aari McDonald top WNBA draft|Kareem Copeland|April 16, 2021|Washington Post
Moxie kicks off as a shout-out to riot grrrl spirit, only to give us an ending written in the cursive script of an inspirational mug.Moxie Invokes Fierce, Riot Grrrl Spirit, Only to End in a Noncommittal Group Hug|Stephanie Zacharek|March 3, 2021|Time
The work has the word “Libération” written in cursive across its top.In a gray, empty Paris, this corner shop’s colorful posters transport you wherever you want to go|Lily Radziemski|February 19, 2021|Washington Post
Thorns support is for everyone, and there are no pastel colors or condescending cursive.Portland Is Ground Zero for the Best Women’s Soccer in the World|Evelyn Shoop|June 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The letter is four pages long, written on binder paper, in careful cursive.
He did not tell his wife that he left a note behind for her: a very detailed message, written in his careful, flowing cursive.
My Facebook page still reflects that—Modest Mouse and Cursive and El-P.How to Stay on Facebook and Protect Your Privacy at the Same Time|Jesse Singal|July 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But the neat cursive writing was not in Arabic; it was in Hebrew.Ultra-Orthodox Jews Vandalize Jerusalem’s Holocaust Memorial|Alex Klein|June 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I think cursive has also been used to describe the roundness of writing as opposed to an angular shape.
Can you explain the meaning of the term "cursive" apart from your use in this instance?
In the more cursive or Hieratic writing the horned serpent appears as ; in the later Demotic as and .
The earlier copies are all in uncial or "capital" letters, cursive or "lower-case" letters being a later invention.
The closely-packed script has come down to us, the writing fine, like Greek cursive.The White Plumes of Navarre|Samuel Rutherford Crockett