from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A typeface without serifs.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun typography A typeface in which the characters do not have serifs.
  • adjective typography Of a typeface, without serifs.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a typeface in which characters have no serifs


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  • I love the sound of it.

    June 20, 2007

  • And yet here on Wordie, it's "serifed." ;-)

    June 20, 2007

  • yes, we are serifed. Ooh. . .the evil verbification

    June 20, 2007

  • HA! I just realized that verbification is a noun-ized verb.

    June 20, 2007

  • ...made from a noun that means "verb." Makes your head hurt, doesn't it? :-)

    June 20, 2007

  • Thud, thud, thud....

    June 20, 2007

  • Doctor, I have a problem. Every time I hit my head, it hurts.

    June 20, 2007

  • I think for "noun-ized" you want nominalized.

    June 21, 2007

  • No, I think I still want noun-ized. I'm just feeling goofy today.

    June 21, 2007