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Definition of "boldface" [boldface]

  • Type with thick heavy lines. (noun)
  • Printed in thick heavy type. (adjective)
  • To mark (copy) for printing in this type. (verb-transitive)
  • To set or print in this type. (verb-transitive)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "boldface" in a sentence
  • "Goldstein: Bloggers, as distinct from other publishers, have less time/willingness to invest time, less money/willingness to invest money, and are interested in boldface instead of subtle."
  • "I can put the above in boldface if you need me to."
  • "Here's the quote, with the part that Wehner skips in boldface:"