Definition of "x-heights" [x-heights]

  • (noun) Plural form of x-height.

Use "x-heights" in a sentence

  • "Deliquesce over serifs and sans, x-heights and bowls, and every kind of type from Grotesks to Fat Faces."
  • "Someone does, though, when you talk to font folks, they bust out all the x-heights and ascenders and when and where things are appropriate."
  • "In addition, it's probably worth giving (if one is using px), an extra pixel or two to those fonts with lesser x-heights."

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