Definition of signwriting in English:

signwriting

(also sign painting)

noun

  • See signwriter

    • ‘His early work included murals for bars, sign painting, and paintings on the sides of small passenger vans.’
    • ‘Lorraine said: ‘This time it is much worse as they have smashed the window, which when replaced will need signwriting again.’’
    • ‘I had done other jobs as well, managers and sales managers, but I'd always kept the signwriting on as my own business.’
    • ‘Free sandwiches would cause too much of an uproar, possibly resulting in the speedy removal of my beautiful sign painting.’
    • ‘When vinyls came along traditional signwriting was virtually finished.’

Pronunciation

signwriting

/ˈsʌɪnrʌɪtɪŋ/