- (of an alphabetical character) capital.
- Printing. pertaining to or belonging in the upper case.
- to print or write with an uppercase letter.
- a capital letter.
Origin of uppercase
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Examples from the Web for uppercase
He used combinations of uppercase and lowercase letters in two sizes in the inscriptions on the clock dial and in his writings.
The uppercase letters found within words are copied off in the order in which they appear in the inscription or phrase.
Thus the lowercase f and y and the uppercase Q are shorn of their due proportions.The Booklover and His Books
Harry Lyman Koopman