graffiti definition

  • noun:
    • Plural of graffito.
    • a kind of vandalism involving artwork text or images in public areas.
    • a kind of art concerning painting text or photos in public places.
    • Informal inscriptions, figure drawings, etc., unlike official inscriptions.
    • a rude decoration inscribed on stones or wall space
  • verb:
    • generate such pictures
  • noun-plural:
    • Inscriptions, figure drawings, etc., located on the wall space of old sepulchers or damages, like in the Catacombs, or at Pompeii.
    • any writings or drawings on a surface in a public location, placed indeed there without consent of the owner associated with item upon which it really is written. These types of graffiti are unwanted, and are usually regarded as kind of vandalism.

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