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inscribe
used in The Fellowship of the Ring

3 uses
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Definition
to write in various formal or special senses including:
  • to write, carve, or etch words onto something's surface
  • to write a signed message — as in a book given as a gift
  • to mark with one's signature
  • to write down something when adding it to a list
  • 'What does the writing say?' asked Frodo, who was trying to decipher the inscription on the arch.
    2.4 -- Book 2 Chapter 4 -- A Journey in the Dark (44% in)
  • The opening word was inscribed on the archway all the time!
    2.4 -- Book 2 Chapter 4 -- A Journey in the Dark (54% in)
  • He held up his staff in the hope of finding some marks or inscription that might help his choice; but nothing of the kind was to be seen.
    2.4 -- Book 2 Chapter 4 -- A Journey in the Dark (72% in)

There are no more uses of "inscribe" in The Fellowship of the Ring.

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