[kur-siv] /ˈkɜr sɪv/
(of handwriting) in flowing strokes with the letters joined together.
Printing. in flowing strokes resembling handwriting.
a cursive letter or character.
Printing. a style of typeface simulating handwriting.
of or relating to handwriting in which letters are formed and joined in a rapid flowing style
(printing) of or relating to typefaces that resemble handwriting
a cursive letter or printing type
a manuscript written in cursive letters
1784, from French cursif (18c.), from Medieval Latin cursivus “running,” from Latin cursus “a running,” from past participle of currere “to run” (see current (adj.)). The notion is of “written with a running hand” (without raising the pen), originally as opposed to the older uncial hand.
[kuh-stoh-dee-uh l] /kʌˈstoʊ di əl/ adjective 1. of or relating to . 2. of, relating to, or appropriate to a : a building superintendent’s custodial duties. 3. responsible for or providing protective supervision and guardianship rather than seeking to improve or cure: Overcrowding forces many mental hospitals to provide only custodial care. noun 4. a […]
[kuhs-tuh-mer-ee] /ˈkʌs təˌmɛr i/ adjective 1. according to or depending on ; usual; habitual. 2. of or established by rather than law. 3. Law. defined by long-continued practices: the customary service due from land in a manor. noun, plural customaries. 4. a book or document containing the legal or customary laws of a locality. 5. […]
[kuhs-tuh-mahyz] /ˈkʌs təˌmaɪz/ verb (used with object), customized, customizing. 1. to modify or build according to individual or personal specifications or preference: to customize an automobile. /ˈkʌstəˌmaɪz/ verb 1. (transitive) to modify (something) according to a customer’s individual requirements v. 1934, “to make (something) to a customer’s specifications,” American English, from custom (adj.) + -ize. […]
[sahy-klik, sik-lik] /ˈsaɪ klɪk, ˈsɪk lɪk/ adjective 1. revolving or recurring in cycles; characterized by recurrence in cycles. 2. of, relating to, or constituting a cycle or cycles. 3. Chemistry. of or relating to a compound that contains a closed chain or ring of atoms (contrasted with ). 4. Botany. 5. Mathematics. /ˈsaɪklɪk; ˈsɪklɪk/ adjective […]