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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English scrit, borrowed from Old French escrit, from Latin scriptum (something written), from scrībō (write).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /skɹɪpt/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪpt

NounEdit

 
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script (countable and uncountable, plural scripts)

  1. (countable, obsolete) A writing; a written document.
    Synonyms: cursive, hand, handwriting, manuscript
  2. Written characters; style of writing.
  3. (typography) Type made in imitation of handwriting.
    Synonym: cursive
  4. (countable, law) An original instrument or document.
  5. (countable) The written document containing the dialogue and action for a drama; the text of a stage play, movie, or other performance. Especially, the final form used for the performance itself.
    Hyponyms: screenplay, teleplay
  6. (computing) A file containing a list of user commands, allowing them to be invoked once to execute in sequence.
    Synonyms: batch file, macro, shell script
    Hyponyms: coffeescript, here-script, postscript
  7. (linguistics) A system of writing adapted to a particular language or set of languages.
    Synonyms: language script, writing system
  8. An abbreviation for a prescription.

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script (third-person singular simple present scripts, present participle scripting, simple past and past participle scripted)

  1. (transitive) To make or write a script.

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English script.

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script n (plural scripts, diminutive scriptje n)

  1. script (written text of a dramatic performance)

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English script. Doublet of écrit.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

script m (plural scripts)

  1. script (written dialogue for a play, film, etc.)

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HungarianEdit

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English script.

NounEdit

script m (plural scripts)

  1. (acting) script (text of the dialogue and action for a drama)
  2. (computing) script (source code that is interpreted rather than compiled)

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  • (text of the dialogue and action for a drama): roteiro

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English script.

NounEdit

script n (plural scripturi)

  1. script (of a film, play, show, etc.)

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