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autograph

noun [C]  /ˈɔ·t̬əˌɡræf/ us  
a signature, esp. of a famous person: He thought I was a famous actor and asked for my autograph.

autograph

verb [T]  /ˈɔ·t̬əˌɡræf/ us  
to write your signature on something, often for someone else to keep
Translations of “autograph”
in Korean 사인…
in Arabic أوتوغراف, تَوقيع لِشَخص مَشْهور…
in French autographe…
in Turkish ünlü birinin imzası, adı soyadı…
in Italian autografo…
in Chinese (Traditional) (名人的)親筆簽名…
in Russian автограф…
in Polish autograf…
in Spanish autógrafo…
in Portuguese autógrafo…
in German das Autogramm…
in Catalan autògraf…
in Japanese (有名人の)サイン…
in Chinese (Simplified) (名人的)亲笔签名…
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