graffito definition

  • noun:
    • A drawing or inscription made on a wall or any other area, usually so as to be observed because of the general public. Often utilized in the plural.
    • a friendly inscription, as by a member of staff or vandal.
    • an individual example of graffiti into the art/vandalism good sense.
    • creation of ornamental designs by scraping them through a surface of level plaster, glazing, etc., exposing a different-colored ground; also, pottery or ware so decorated; -- mainly used attributively.
    • the singular type of graffiti, rarely made use of.
    • In archaeology, an old scribbling scraped, coated, or elsewhere marked on a wall, column, tablet, or any other area.
    • In art, a scratching or rating when it comes to production of designs or effects.
    • A vessel of pottery embellished in graffito.
    • a rude decoration inscribed on rocks or wall space

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