Definition of autography in US English:

autography

noun

  • An autobiography.

    ‘Arthur Miller's splendid autography, Timebends’
    • ‘She, on the other hand, preferred biographies and autographies.’
    • ‘It also covers autographies of the late Chinese leaders of the older generation.’
    • ‘They should try and bequeath us their memoirs, autographies or a collection of their speeches to enable us benefit from their experience, knowledge and wisdom to serve as a guide to the present and future generations.’
    • ‘Included were 74 paintings, eleven drawings and etchings, nine autographies and several personal souvenirs.’
    • ‘This is the oldest collection at the University, and houses over 100,000 manuscripts and autographies spanning time from the 8th century to the present.’

Pronunciation

autography

/ôˈtäɡrəfē//ɔˈtɑɡrəfi/