Definition of majuscule


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • majuscule is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 20 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • majuscule is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 27 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of majuscule

  • one of the large alphabetic characters used as the first letter in writing or printing proper names and sometimes for emphasis (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. capital
    2. capital letter
    3. upper-case letter
    4. uppercase

  • uppercase (adjective)

    Examples

    1. many medieval manuscripts are in majuscule script

    Synonyms

    1. capital
    2. great

  • of or relating to a style of writing characterized by somewhat rounded capital letters; 4th to 8th centuries (adjective)

See definition of majuscule in Merriam Webster