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Definitions for SCRIPT
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script, book, playscriptnoun
a written version of a play or other dramatic composition; used in preparing for a performance
handwriting, hand, scriptnoun
something written by hand
"she recognized his handwriting"; "his hand was illegible"
a particular orthography or writing system
write a script for
"The playwright scripted the movie"
A writing; a written document.
Written characters; style of writing.
Type made in imitation of handwriting.
An original instrument or document.
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.
A file containing a list of user commands, allowing them to be invoked once to execute in sequence.
A system of writing adapted to a particular language or set of languages.
An abbreviation for a prescription.
to make or write a script
Etymology: scrit, scriptum (something written), from scribo.
a writing; a written document
type made in imitation of handwriting
an original instrument or document
written characters; style of writing
Etymology: [OE. scrit, L. scriptum something written, fr. scribere, scriptum to write: cf. OF. escript, escrit, F. crit. See Scribe, and cf. Scrip a writing.]
SCRIPT, any of a series of text markup languages starting with Script under Control Program-67/Cambridge Monitor System and Script/370 under Virtual Machine Facility/370; the current version, SCRIPT/VS, is part of IBM's Document Composition Facility for IBM z/VM and z/OS systems. SCRIPT was developed for CP-67/CMS by Stuart Madnick at MIT, succeeding CTSS RUNOFF. SCRIPT is a procedural markup language. Inline commands called control words, indicated by a period in the first column of a logical line, describe the desired appearance of the formatted text. SCRIPT originally provided a 2PASS option to allow text to refer to variables defined later in the text, but subsequent versions allowed more than two passes.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
skript, n. (print.) type like written letters: a writing: (law) an original document: handwriting.—n. Scrip′tion, a handwriting. [O. Fr. escript—L. scriptum—scribĕre, to write.]
A system of sequenced writing, coding within a type of computer, computer language, software, computer program, app, website or webpage.
The software programmers were creating the script very efficiently for the new system.
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A system of writing.
Various types of software have script within them.
Submitted by MaryC on April 14, 2020
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British National Corpus
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'SCRIPT' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4774
Rank popularity for the word 'SCRIPT' in Nouns Frequency: #2194
The numerical value of SCRIPT in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of SCRIPT in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of SCRIPT in a Sentence
James Scott, Senior Fellow, Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology:
Between the black box proprietary code, barebones computers we call voting machines and a mass of completely unqualified election officials, our election system is up for grabs to anybody with even a modest interest and some script kiddie capability. The cyber-kinetic attack surface here is wide open.
I think I have a performance in me. It's a good one, i don't know if I'll get that script. I'm hoping.
Catholic University of America:
All of the dresses have certain verifiable characteristics, including, for example, a' secret pocket' on the right side of the pinafore skirt for Dorothy's handkerchief,' Judy Garland' written by hand in a script specific to a single person who labeled all of the extant dresses in the same hand. Apparently, the thin material of the blouse was prone to tearing when Judy Garland as Dorothy took it off after filming, and a seamstress often repaired it before Judy Garland as Dorothy donned it for the next shoot.
I never read the script, i don't really know what happens in the film. I was there on set, from the first week to the last, but there are massive plot points that I don't know about.
' Brad Pitt was just doing as instructed in the script. So we were the knobs in the end....
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Translations for SCRIPT
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- كتابة, سيناريوArabic
- guióCatalan, Valencian
- scénář, skriptCzech
- Skriptum, Schrift, Skript, Drehbuch, HandschriftGerman
- σενάριο, χειρόγραφο, γραφή, δέσμη εντολών, γραπτό, εντολοδέσμη, πρωτότυποGreek
- escritura, script, guion, libreto, escritoSpanish
- trükikiri, käsikiriEstonian
- koodi, alkuperäisdokumentti, kirjoitusjärjestelmä, käsiala, ohjelmakoodi, ohjelma, kirjoitus, alkuperäinenFinnish
- script, scénario, écrit, écritureFrench
- sgrìobhainnScottish Gaelic
- लेखन, लिपिHindi
- スクリプト, 文書, 台本, 文字, 書体, 脚本, 文章Japanese
- SchrëftLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- ലിപി, തിരക്കഥMalayalam
- geschrift, handschriftDutch
- skrypt, pismo, scenariuszPolish
- roteiro, escrito, script, escritaPortuguese
- почерк, письменность, скрипт, сценарий, шрифт, письмоRussian
- skript, manusSwedish
- لیکھن, لپیUrdu
- kịch bảnVietnamese
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