to use italics.
- Also especially British, i·tal·i·cise .
- i·tal·i·ci·za·tion, noun
- un·i·tal·i·cized, adjective
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How to use italicize in a sentence
The words “Burger King” were italicized at first, surrounded by a yellow bun and encircled in Sonic the Hedgehog blue.
I will italicize the pignut because, though I have never eaten it, I once tried to, and the first taste was all-sufficient.On the Trail | Lina Beard and Adelia Belle Beard
We italicize the last foregoing words, to make readers see that Montaigne is not to be read for the truth of his instances.Classic French Course in English | William Cleaver Wilkinson
In resolutions, italicize the word Resolved, but not the word Whereas.Why We Punctuate | William Livingston Klein
But from my knowledge of the men you are going presently to wrestle with, I should say 'no' and italicize it.Empire Builders | Francis Lynde
The virtues of New England seem to italicize the moral poverty of mankind at large.
British Dictionary definitions for italicize
to print (textual matter) in italic type
(tr) to underline (letters, words, etc) with a single line to indicate italics
- italicization or italicisation, noun
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