Definition of display type in US English:

display type


  • Large or eye-catching type used for headings or advertisements.

    • ‘The other result was that Bob became skilled at hand setting lines of display type, locking up printing formes and hand feeding both treadle and motorised presses.’
    • ‘Select the display type you wish to purchase (e.g. Standard, Premium or Deluxe).’
    • ‘You don't have to always use a display type advertisement.’
    • ‘Right now, the challenges facing advertisers in the wireless space include minimum screen size, display type and bandwidth.’


display type

/dəˈsplā tīp/