/ˈtaıpˌraıtɚ/ noun, pl -ers [count]
: a machine that prints letters or figures on a sheet of paper when a person pushes its keys

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  • type|writ|er — «TYP RY tuhr», noun. 1. a machine for writing which reproduces letters similar to those of printers. When the keys of a typewriter keyboard are struck, they are pressed against an inked ribbon and a sheet of paper. 2. = typist. (Cf. ↑typist) 3.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • type|writ|ing — «TYP RY tihng», noun. 1. the act or art of using a typewriter. 2. work done on a typewriter …   Useful english dictionary

  • type|writ|ten — «TYP RIHT uhn», adjective, verb. –adj. written with a typewriter: »a typewritten letter. a) the past participle of typewrite: »Your letter was typewritten and mailed yesterday …   Useful english dictionary

  • tel|e|type|writ|er — «TEHL uh TYP RY tuhr», noun. a telegraphic device which resembles a typewriter, used in sending, receiving, and automatically printing out messages …   Useful english dictionary

  • type·writ·ing — /ˈtaıpˌraıtıŋ/ noun [noncount] 1 : the use of a typewriter 2 : writing done with a typewriter …   Useful english dictionary

  • type·writ·ten — /ˈtaıpˌrıtn̩/ adj : written by using a typewriter or a computer five typewritten [=typed] pages …   Useful english dictionary

  • writ — type·writ·er; writ; writ·able; writ·a·tive; writ·er·ship; writ·er·ly; writ·er; …   English syllables

  • type — ag·ri·o·type; ag·ro·eco·type; ag·ro·type; al·ber·type; al·lo·top·o·type; alu·mi·no·type; am·bro·type; an·dro·type; an·te·type; an·ti·type; ap·o·type; ar·che·type; arch·type; ar·to·type; bi·o·type; cal·o·type; chi·as·ma·type; chro·ma·type;… …   English syllables

  • type|write — «TYP RYT», transitive verb, intransitive verb, wrote, writ|ten, writ|ing. to write with a typewriter; type …   Useful english dictionary

  • tele·type·writ·er — …   Useful english dictionary

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