1. [ noun ] (printing) a specific size and style of type within a type family
Synonyms: typeface face fount
Related terms: type boldface italic font_cartridge proportional_font Gothic typewriter_font screen_font sans_serif type_family
2. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 12844
3. [ noun ] bowl for baptismal water
Synonyms: baptistry baptistery baptismal_font
Related terms: basin
Similar spelling:   fount