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Meaning of "wrong fount" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WRONG FOUNT

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WRONG FOUNT

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Wrong fount is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES WRONG FOUNT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of wrong fount in the English dictionary

The definition of wrong fount in the dictionary is an error in which a type of the wrong face or size is used wf.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WRONG FOUNT

wrong
wrong `un
wrong ´un
wrong end of the stick
wrong number
wrong-foot
wrong-headed
wrong-headedly
wrong-headedness
wrongdoer
wrongdoing
wronger
wrongful
wrongful arrest
wrongful dismissal
wrongful trading
wrongfully
wrongfulness
wrongly
wrongness

WORDS THAT END LIKE WRONG FOUNT

account
amount
at a discount
bank account
business account
count
current account
current-account
digital fount
discount
fount
mount
no-account
on account
paramount
recount
savings account
surmount
to account
viscount

Synonyms and antonyms of wrong fount in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «wrong fount» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WRONG FOUNT

Find out the translation of wrong fount to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of wrong fount from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «wrong fount» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

错误的源泉
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

fuente incorrecta
570 millions of speakers

English

wrong fount
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

गलत झरना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ينبوع الخطأ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

неправильно кладезь
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

fonte errada
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভুল ফাটা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mauvaise source
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kurungan yang salah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

falsche Quelle
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

間違っ泉
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

잘못된 원천
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Fount salah
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sai nguồn mạch
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தவறான மண்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चुकीचे उगम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Yanlış fount
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

fonte sbagliata
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

źle czcionka
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

неправильно криниця
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

izvor greșit
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

λάθος βρύση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

verkeerde fontein
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

fel fount
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

galt fount
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of wrong fount

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WRONG FOUNT»

The term «wrong fount» is barely ever used and occupies the 212.015 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WRONG FOUNT» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about wrong fount

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WRONG FOUNT»

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The bi-lateral cypher of Sir Francis Bacon
In the 1624 edition the second i in officio is changed by the law of tied letters; the second u in nunquam has position or angle of inclination, to make it an 'a fount' letter ; q in conquiesti is from the wrong fount, and the u has features of both ...
Elizabeth Wells Gallup, 1910
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Baconiana
In the 1624 edition the second i in officio is changed by the law of tied letters ; the second u in nunquam has position or angle of inclination, to make it an ' a fount ' letter ; q in conquiesti is from the wrong fount, and the « has features of both ...
‎1905
3
Collections
The same applies to all uppercase letters, the turning being easily detected by their position on the line. 8. Wrong-fount letters are to be corrected, and no further notice need as a rule be taken. Under wrong-fount letters are included cases of ...
‎1908
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Brief longhand: a system of longhand contractions: by means ...
WRONG FOUNT. ^ 36. When a type of a wrong fount has been employed, the compositor's attention is directed to it, by erasing the letter and writing w^f (= wrong fount) in the margin. LETTERS OR WOHDS OMITTED. § 37. If a letter or word ...
Andrew Jackson Graham, 1908
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The First Quarto of King Henry V
At t.t97 'lide' for 'like' is probably a wrong fount, the kind of error that recurs elsewhere. Other likely wrong-fount errors appear at 3.7o ('haah' for 'hath'), 7.tt (' tude\ for 'coude': most likely a wrong-fount error, since the two previous citations have ...
William Shakespeare, Andrew Gurr, 2000
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Copy-editing: For Editors, Authors, Publishers
See also recto. virgule a solidus (q.v.). virus a 'bug' in computer hardware or software that corrupts a user's data or, in extreme cases, causes total machine failure. w.f. wrong fount, see under fount. white line a line of space the same depth as a ...
Judith Butcher, 2004
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Mysteries of Templar Treasure & the Holy Grail: The Secrets ...
The wrong fount e's as they appeared on the stone were similar to n's if turned sideways. The misplaced O in the date has to become a U, but if we go back to the original Roman C and turn it sideways like the lowercase wrong fount e which  ...
Lionel Fanthrope, Patricia Fanthrope, 2004
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The Variants in the First Quarto of King Lear
Wrong-fount letters (usually roman for italic capitals) have been recorded, but I have made no attempt to distinguish or record wrong- fount punctuation marks. They are certainly frequent — there is a prominent black-letter colon on the ...
9
News Reporting And Editing
See rotary press. weight The degree of blackness of a typeface. wf Abbreviation for wrong fount. white Any part of the page which does not carry ink — spaces around headlines, in and around words and letters, margins, etc. white out To put  ...
K.M. Shrivastava (rev. Edn.)
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The Texts of King Lear and Their Origins: Volume 1, Nicholas ...
... acute acute, 4rcw by as D (outer) State 1 State 2 3rpn [omitted] 11 [21 wrong fount] State 2 State 3 3rpn 11 [21 wrong fount] 11 E (outer) State 1 State 2 3rpn 19 1 State 2 State 3 3rpn 1 [omitted] E (inner) State 1 State 2 2r21 Further Further 4rl ...
Peter W. M. Blayney, 2007

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WRONG FOUNT»

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The Revolting and Honest World of The Great Gatsby
I found it, with a smeared strip of masking tape marring the front cover, for a mere ... focused on the wrong fount of happiness to their very death and destruction. «Patheos, May 13»

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