Origin of script
OTHER WORDS FROM scriptscripter, nounun·der·script, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH scriptscrip, script
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Other definitions for script (2 of 2)
How to use script in a sentence
In campaign season, they start putting the lies in the scripts.
If that script plays out, they’ll do much better than our 17% over the next year and a half.Despite Warren Buffett’s selloff, bank stocks look like great buys in this market|Shawn Tully|August 18, 2020|Fortune
The other group made necklaces with the same materials, but no script.Why do we miss the rituals put on hold by the COVID-19 pandemic?|Sujata Gupta|August 14, 2020|Science News
Once the graduate student agreed to collaborate, Porr wrote a small script for him to run.
The updated creative features shots of contactless delivery, social distancing and toned down scripts.Nobody in elevators, fewer gag lines: How an agency is remaking its ads to fit the coronavirus era|Kristina Monllos|July 28, 2020|Digiday
In the next breath, however, he is decrying the press misinterpretation of his Diana script.Harry’s Daddy, and Diana’s ‘Murder’: Royal Rumors In a New Play|Tom Sykes|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The truth is that Judd is really just picking an arbitrary number since there is no script.Inside Sony’s ‘Pineapple Express 2 Drama’: Leaked Emails Reveal Fight Over Stoner Comedy Sequel|William Boot|December 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They mention that a former cia agent and someone who used to work for Hilary [sic] Clinton looked at the script.Exclusive: Sony Emails Say Studio Exec Picked Kim Jong-Un as the Villain of ‘The Interview’|William Boot|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then, a couple of years later, I learned that Scott [Alexander] and Larry [Karaszewski] had written a script.
Is this script the unproduced Beetlejuice Goes Hawaiian that was circulating some time ago?
My amanuensis deserts me—I should have said you, for yours is the loss, my script having lost all bond with humanity.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
We now come to the most startling consideration of all, namely, that there are two varieties of insular script in the book.
It is loose, pointed, flowing, with few abbreviations or ligatures specially characteristic of Irish script.
It was ornamented with a series of bands in high relief, bands bearing the color script of the aliens.Star Born|Andre Norton
Presently, these ended and the characters seemed to be in ancient script, which, gradually grew more modern.The Colonel of the Red Huzzars|John Reed Scott
British Dictionary definitions for script
- an original or principal document
- (esp in England) a will or codicil or the draft for one