American English

Definition of inscribe verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they inscribe
he / she / it inscribes
past simple inscribed
-ing form inscribing
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to write or cut words, your name, etc. onto something inscribe A (on/in B) His name was inscribed on the trophy. She signed the book and inscribed the words “with grateful thanks” on it. The names of the king and queen were inscribed above the door. inscribe B (with A) The trophy was inscribed with his name. She was presented with an inscribed gold watch.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: inscribe