Verb(1) carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface(2) register formally as a participant or member(3) draw within a figure so as to touch in as many places as possible(4) write, engrave, or print as a lasting record(5) mark with one's signature(6) convert ordinary language into code(7) address, (a work of literature
(1) We must inscribe those words alongside some of today's political utterances.(2) She wrote back saying how touched she was, and how glad that I liked her work, and that I was welcome to send my books along for her to personally inscribe , and that she'd try to take a look at the book.(3) These were one liners written by groups of five poets who would each secretly inscribe a word on a slip of paper.(4) To write properly I would need to know which picture to draw and which sounds from the spoken word to inscribe next to it.(5) Before he rushed off, he asked us to inscribe copies of our books for him.(6) Mailer, disappointed to find that Buckley had apparently neglected to inscribe the book, promptly flipped through the index to see whether he had been mentioned.(7) Instead of the traditional wedding gifts Rachel and Matthew asked their guests to donate a book which had touched that guest's life and inscribe it with a special message.(8) ‘We inscribe them in the book of the saints, and establish that in all the church they be devoutly honoured among the saints,’ the Pope said in Spanish.(9) It involves the solution of polygons given certain sides and angles between them, their mensuration, division by diagonals, circumscribing polygons around circles and inscribing polygons in circles.(10) Not that she noticed, with her head turned down to the tiled floor, the entire surface inscribed with ancient runes by people long since dead.(11) Of course, we wish to be inscribed in the book of life, but it should be a life that we wish to be in rather than one that we seek to escape from.(12) The five-foot tall bronze-cast structure, which is inscribed with the victims' names, will be unveiled at the accident site.(13) You once gave me a large coffee table book; it was an Encyclopedia of Vampires, inscribed : ‘To Barry from his personal bloodsucker’.(14) On it, the smiling inscriber pledges to work closely with him for the betterment of all Californians.(15) I will remember him as a friend who was undaunted, defiant and unrepentant which words we inscribed on his coffin in the early hours of Saturday morning last as we bid him a final farewell.(16) Their names were inscribed in the book of enrolment.