Meaning of “autograph” in the English Dictionary

"autograph" in British English

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autographnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɔː.tə.ɡrɑːf/ us /ˈɑː.t̬ə.ɡræf/

a signature (= your name written by yourself), especially of a famous person:

Did you get his autograph?

autographverb [ T ]

uk /ˈɔː.tə.ɡrɑːf/ us /ˈɑː.t̬ə.ɡræf/

to write your signature (= your name written by yourself) on something for someone else to keep:

I got her to autograph my T-shirt.
She gave me an autographed photograph of herself.

(Definition of “autograph” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"autograph" in American English

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autographnoun [ C ]

us /ˈɔ·t̬əˌɡræf/

a signature, esp. of a famous person:

He thought I was a famous actor and asked for my autograph.

autographverb [ T ]

us /ˈɔ·t̬əˌɡræf/

to write your signature on something, often for someone else to keep

(Definition of “autograph” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)