from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To arrange, write, or print as a rubric.
- transitive v. To provide with rubrics.
- transitive v. To establish rules for.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To write in the form of a rubric
- v. To create rubrication
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Marked with red.
- transitive v. To mark or distinguished with red; to arrange as in a rubric; to establish in a settled and unchangeable form.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To mark or distinguish with red; illuminate with red letters, words, etc., as a manuscript or book. See rubrication and rubricator.
- To formulate as a rubric; arrange as rubrics or precepts; provide with rubrics.
- Represented in red; having red coloring, in whole or in part.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. place in the church calendar as a red-letter day honoring a saint
- v. sign with a mark instead of a name
- v. furnish with rubrics or regulate by rubrics
- v. decorate (manuscripts) with letters painted red
Late Latin rūbrīcāre, rūbrīcāt-, to color red, from Latin rūbrīcātus, rubricated, from rūbrīca, rubric; see rubric.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)