boldface definition

  • noun:
    • Type with dense heavy lines.
    • A font that's dark, having a high ration of ink to white space, written or attracted with dense powerful outlines.
    • a typeface with dense hefty lines; -- also called bold-faced.
    • One who has a bold face; an impudent individual.
    • In printing, identical to full-face.
    • a typeface with thick hefty lines
    • a typeface with thick hefty outlines
  • adjective:
    • Printed in thick heavy type.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To mark (backup) for printing-in this type.
    • To set or print in this type.
  • verb:
    • To print, write or attract a boldfaced font.
    • to print in boldface.
    • printing in boldface

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