• IPA: /skɹɪpt/


  1. (countable, obsolete) A writing; a written document.
    Synonyms: cursive, hand, handwriting, manuscript
  2. Written characters; style of writing.
  3. (typography) Type made in imitation of handwriting.
    Synonyms: cursive
  4. (countable, legal) An original instrument or document.
  5. (countable) 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.
    hypo en
  6. (computing) A file containing a list of user commands, allowing them to be invoked once to execute in sequence.
    Synonyms: batch file, macro, shell script
    hypo en
  7. (linguistics) A system of writing adapted to a particular language or set of languages.
    Synonyms: language script, writing system
  8. Short for prescription#English|prescription.
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  • French: script
  • German: Skript
  • Portuguese: script
  • Russian: скрипт
  • Spanish: script, guion
Translations Verb

script (scripts, present participle scripting; past and past participle scripted)

  1. (transitive) To make or write a script.

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