[ mon-uh-gram ]
/ ˈmɒn əˌgræm /
a design consisting of two or more alphabetic letters combined or interlaced, commonly one's initials, often printed on stationery, embroidered on clothing, etc.
a single emblematic or decorative letter; applied initial.
verb (used with object), mon·o·grammed, mon·o·gram·ming.
to decorate with a monogram.
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Origin of monogram
OTHER WORDS FROM monogrammon·o·gram·mat·ic [mon-uh-gruh-mat-ik] /ˌmɒn ə grəˈmæt ɪk/, mon·o·gram·mat·i·cal, mon·o·gram·mic, adjectiveun·mon·o·grammed, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH monogrammonogram monograph
Words nearby monogram
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Example sentences from the Web for monogrammatic
The Rota was placed on the left of the subscription, the monogrammatic Benevalete on the right.
But the feature to note in this book-plate is the monogrammatic form of the engraver's signature: '.'Book-Plates|William J. Hardy
British Dictionary definitions for monogrammatic
/ (ˈmɒnəˌɡræm) /
a design of one or more letters, esp initials, embroidered on clothing, printed on stationery, etc
verb monograms, monogramming or monogrammed
(tr; usually passive) to decorate (clothing, stationery, etc) with a monogram
Derived forms of monogrammonogrammatic (ˌmɒnəɡrəˈmætɪk), adjective
Word Origin for monogram
C17: from Late Latin monogramma, from Greek; see mono-, -gram
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