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verb (used with object)
  1. to sculpture; carve or model.

Origin of sculp

First recorded in 1525–35, sculp is from the Latin word sculpere to carve

Words Nearby sculp

Other definitions for sculp. (2 of 2)


  1. sculptor.

  2. sculptural.

  1. sculpture. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use sculp in a sentence

  • When I grow up a little more and learn how, I am going to sculp such a wonderful statue that Zebedee can stop working.

  • As we neared them, the driver said: Its bout an even chance thet wes sculp ther!

    Greater Britain | Charles Wentworth Dilke
  • Then when they went home in the evening, the grand-moth-er would say, "What have you been doing to-day, my little sculp-tor?"

  • Zanetti certainly cut many of his own blocks, as the prints with the signature A. M. Zanetti, sculp.

    John Baptist Jackson | Jacob Kainen
  • Jourdan sculp., 1788, shows his armorial bearings surmounted by his coronet, whilst beneath are enumerated his titles and offices.

    French Book-plates | Walter Hamilton