italic (plural italics)

  1. A typeface or font whose letters slant or lean to the right.
  2. The use of an italic font for emphasis.
    There is no need to put the whole paragraph in italics.
  3. usually "italics" plural but sometimes singular in construction: exaggerated intonation or some similar oral speech device by which one or more words is heavily and usually affectedly emphasized or otherwise given sharp prominence
    was yapping, her silly voice fraught with italics -- Margaret Long
    a woman who has an irritating way of speaking in italics -- W.J.Locke

6 letters in word "italic": A C I I L T.

No anagrams for italic found in this word list.

Words found within italic:

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