asked for an autograph

requested an autograph, asked for a famous person's signature

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • autograph — [[t]ɔ͟ːtəgrɑːf, græf[/t]] autographs, autographing, autographed 1) N COUNT: oft with poss An autograph is the signature of someone famous which is specially written for a fan to keep. He went backstage and asked for her autograph... Young… …   English dictionary

  • Autograph — ImageStackRight|275 An autograph is a document written entirely in the handwriting of its author, as opposed to a typeset document or one transcribed by an amanuensis or a copyist; the meaning overlaps with that of the word holograph. Autograph… …   Wikipedia

  • signature, autograph — Both signature and autograph mean the name of a person as written by himself (herself). Even the X or other mark that indicates identity may be called a signature; the word comes from a Latin term meaning to mark with a sign. Autograph (from… …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • List of Major League Baseball figures who have been banned for life — Since baseball s evolution from exhibition to professional sport, a number of players, executives (up to and including team owners), and others have been banned from the sport for the remainder of their lifetimes, and in some cases banned forever …   Wikipedia

  • We Sold Our Soul for Rock 'n' Roll — Infobox Album Name = We Sold Our Soul for Rock n Roll Type = compilation Artist = Black Sabbath Released = December 1 1975 Recorded = 1969–1975 Genre = Heavy metal Length = 73:52 Label = NEMS Warner Bros. (US/Canada) Producer = Rodger Bain, Mike… …   Wikipedia

  • Eric Morecambe — Infobox actor bgcolour = silver name = Eric Morecambe imagesize = 180px birthname = John Eric Bartholomew birthdate = Birth date|1926|5|14|df=yes location = Morecambe, Lancashire, England deathdate = death date and age|1984|5|28|1926|5|14|df=yes… …   Wikipedia

  • New Coke — Type Cola Manufacturer The Coca Cola Company Distributor Coca Cola Enterprises …   Wikipedia

  • Gustav Holst — Gustav Theodore Holst (21 September 1874 – 25 May 1934) Britannica Concise , Gustav Holst , 2006, webpage: [http://concise.britannica.com/ebc/article 9367245/Gustav Holst ConcBritannica GHolst] .] Encyclopædia Britannica Online , Gustav Holst ,… …   Wikipedia

  • Young Buck — in 2006. Background information Born March 15, 1981 (1981 03 15) (age 30) Nashville, Tenn …   Wikipedia

  • Technology in The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy — The fictional universe of The Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy series by Douglas Adams is a galaxy spanning society of interacting extraterrestrial cultures, so the technological level in the series is highly advanced, though often unreliable.… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.