Verb > Inscribe

(+ object)

1 : to write or cut (words, a name, etc.) on something — + on or in

The winner’s name is inscribed on the trophy.

He inscribed a message in the book before giving it to his son.

— sometimes used figuratively

The image is inscribed in my memory. (=I remember the image very clearly)

2 : to write words, a name, etc., on (something)

They inscribed the monument with the soldiers’ names.

The book was inscribed with the author’s signature.