script - definition and synonyms

 
 
noun 

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/skrɪpt/
singularscript
pluralscripts
  1. 2
    [countable/uncountable] a system of written letters and symbols

    Roman script

    See also alphabet
  2. 3
    [singular/uncountable] formal handwriting
  3. 4
    [countable] British a set of papers that a student writes their answers on in an examination

    She had a large pile of scripts to mark.

  4. 5
    [countable] computing a series of instructions in a computer program that makes the program do a particular thing when a website is opened or a link is clicked
  5.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    6
    go off script not to go according to plan

    Initially, David Cameron expected a relatively easy victory in his campaign for the UK to remain in the EU, but the campaign soon went off script.

    Submitted by Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 24/06/2016