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  1. Initials(n. pl.)

    The first letters of a person's first and last name, and sometimes also the first letters of the middle name or names; as, sign your initials in the margin; people identified only by their initials.


  1. initials(Noun)

    An abbreviation of a person's name, constructed by taking the initial letters of first, last, and sometimes middle name. See monogram

Editors Contribution

  1. initials

    Plural noun and verb form of the word initial.

    The teacher put his initials at the end of his pupils work to indicate he had marked it and put the result also.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 20, 2017  

How to pronounce initials?

  1. Alex
    US English

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of initials in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of initials in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of initials in a Sentence

  1. Donda West:

    For people who felt a way about the kids comment I ain't mean it in a harmful way, i just saw my wife's initials and reacted because that's my family.

  2. Ian McKellen:

    The director of the theater I was working at showed me some photographs he got from women who were wanting jobs, they were actors. And some of them had ? I think these were the initials ? at the bottom of their photograph ‘ DRR ’ — directors ’ rights respected.

  3. Siddharth Astir:

    Using Initials was the first step by mankind towards secularism

  4. Malcolm Forbes:

    If you don't know what to do with many of the papers piled on your desk, stick a dozen colleagues initials on them and pass them along. When in doubt, route.

  5. John Ratcliffe:

    Trump said, using the initials for Director of National Intelligence. Facts First: It's false to suggest that Russia wants Trump to lose. In fact, senior US intelligence officials announced months ago that Russia is actively meddling in the election to hurt Biden. The top US intelligence official for election security, William Evanina, announced in August that the Russian government is interfering in the 2020 election to hurt Biden's candidacy, primarily by spreading disinformation about alleged.

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