Definition of typewriter noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈtaɪpraɪtə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtaɪpraɪtər//
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a machine that produces writing similar to print. It has keys that you press to make metal letters or signs hit a piece of paper through a strip of cloth covered with ink. an electronic typewriter a typewriter ribbon The letter had been written on an old typewriter. see also typist
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: typewriter