Definitions for figure dash

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word figure dash

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. figure dash(Noun)

    the punctuation mark 'u2012' (used when a dash must be used in numbers)

  2. Origin: Name comes from the fact that the symbol is the width of a single digit in fonts where this width is constant.


Find a translation for the figure dash definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these figure dash definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"figure dash." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 25 Apr. 2015. < dash>.

Are we missing a good definition for figure dash? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for figure dash:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.