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inscribe

 
Verb inscribe has 7 senses
  1. engrave, grave, inscribe - carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface; "engrave a pen"; "engraved the winner's name onto the trophy cup"
    --1 is one way to carve, chip at
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  2. enroll, inscribe, enter, enrol, recruit - register formally as a participant or member; "The party recruited many new members"
    --2 is one way to register
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s PP
  3. inscribe - draw within a figure so as to touch in as many places as possible
    --3 is one way to
    trace, draw, line, describe, delineate
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  4. inscribe - write, engrave, or print as a lasting record
    --4 is one way to
    record, enter, put down
    Derived form: noun inscription3
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  5. autograph, inscribe - mark with one's signature; "The author autographed his book"
    --5 is one way to sign
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  6. encode, code, encipher, cipher, cypher, encrypt, inscribe, write in code - convert ordinary language into code; "We should encode the message for security reasons"
    --6 is one way to write
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  7. inscribe - address, as a work of literature, in a style less formal than a dedication
    --7 is one way to
    dedicate
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something to somebody
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