cursive

cursive

cursif, cursive adjectif (latin médiéval cursivus, du latin classique currere, courir) Qui est fait d'une manière rapide, d'une seule traite : Style cursif.cursif, cursive (expressions) adjectif (latin médiéval cursivus, du latin classique currere, courir) Écriture cursive, ou cursive (nom féminin), écriture ayant un tracé rapide et assez libre, résultant de la simplification d'une écriture en capitales ou calligraphiée.

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  • cursive — [kʉr′siv] adj. [ML cursivus < L cursus: see COURSE] flowing; not disconnected; specif., designating writing in which the strokes of the letters are joined in each word n. 1. a cursive character 2. a manuscript in cursive writing 3. Printing a… …   English World dictionary

  • Cursive — Cur sive (k?r s?v), a. [LL. cursivus: cf. F. cursif See {Cursitor}.] Running; flowing. [1913 Webster] {Cursive hand},a running handwriting. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cursive — Cur sive, n. 1. A character used in cursive writing. [1913 Webster] 2. A manuscript, especially of the New Testament, written in small, connected characters or in a running hand; opposed to uncial. Shipley. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cursive — CURSIVE, adj. qui ne s emploie qu au féminin, et dans ces phrases du style diplomatique, Lettres cursives, écriture cursive, pour dire, Lettres courantes, écriture courante. Voy. Courant …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

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  • cursive — 1784, from Fr. cursif (18c.), from M.L. cursivus running, from L. cursus a running, from pp. of currere to run (see CURRENT (Cf. current)). The notion is of written with a running hand (without raising the pen), as opposed to UNCIAL (Cf. uncial) …   Etymology dictionary

  • cursive — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ written with the characters joined. ► NOUN ▪ writing with such a style. DERIVATIVES cursively adverb. ORIGIN Latin cursivus, from currere run …   English terms dictionary

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