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The initials OH, in red italics, were engraved across both doors, just as they had been when he had last seen them. MacNeill, Alistair ALASTAIR MCLEAN'S 'NIGHT WATCH' (2002)Wilshere's open, flowing italics tightened, his hand cramped on the page. Robert Wilson THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)The words DE TERENCE HAMILTON GALERIJ, with the telephone number underneath, were painted in black italics above the architrave. MacNeill, Alistair ALASTAIR MCLEAN'S 'NIGHT WATCH' (2002)

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Translations for 'italics'

British English: italics NOUN
Italics are letters which slope to the right. Italics are often used to emphasize a particular word or sentence.
The title is printed in italics.
  • American English: italics
  • Brazilian Portuguese: itálico
  • Chinese: 斜体字
  • European Spanish: cursiva
  • French: italique
  • German: Kursivschrift
  • Italian: corsivo
  • Japanese: イタリック体
  • Korean: 이탤릭체
  • European Portuguese: itálico
  • Latin American Spanish: cursiva

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