font Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “font” in the English Dictionary

"font" in British English

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fontnoun [C]

uk   /fɒnt/  us   /fɑːnt/

font noun [C] (IN A CHURCH)

a ​largecontainer in a ​church, usually made of ​stone, that ​holds the ​water used for baptisms

font noun [C] (LETTERS)

a set of ​letters and ​symbols in a ​particulardesign and ​size
(Definition of font from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"font" in American English

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fontnoun [C]

 us   /fɑnt/

font noun [C] (LETTERS)

a set of ​printedletters, ​numbers, and other ​symbols of the same ​style: The ​printer can ​produce a ​variety of fonts in ​virtually any ​typesize.

font noun [C] (CONTAINER)

a ​container for the ​water used in baptism (= ​religiousceremony)
(Definition of font from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"font" in Business English

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fontnoun [C]

uk   us   /fɒnt/
a set of ​letters and ​symbols in a particular ​design and, sometimes, ​size: The ​restaurantlogo was made from a font similar to the casino's, to emphasize the ​connection in ​customers' minds.
(Definition of font from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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