What is another word for initials?

234 synonyms found


[ ɪnˈɪʃə͡lz], [ ɪnˈɪʃə‍lz], [ ɪ_n_ˈɪ_ʃ_əl_z]

Initials refer to a set of alphabets that represent an individual's name in abbreviated form. Alternative words for initials include monogram, initials in block letters, and signature. A monogram comprises two or more interconnected letters of an individual's name, while initials in block letters represent each letter of the name without combining them closely. A signature is a form of initials where a person signs their name in cursive or scripted writing. Other synonyms for the term include abbreviated name, acronym, badge, emblem, and insignia. Acronyms represent a set of initials that make sense when read as a word. Meanwhile, a badge, emblem, or insignia indicates a specific skillset, profession, or organization.

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Usage examples for Initials

"It has your initials-'A. B.'-on it," she suddenly declared.
"The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories"
Charles Weathers Bump
That picture was painted by Woeffel, and I 'll show you his initials, too, A. W., before we leave it.
"The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)"
Charles James Lever
He was proud of his brand, and proud of the sentiment which had made him choose Val's initials.
"Lonesome Land"
B. M. Bower

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