rubricate

Primary Meanings of rubricate

1.
v
furnish with rubrics or regulate by rubrics
2.
v
decorate (manuscripts) with letters painted red
3.
v
place in the church calendar as a red-letter day honoring a saint
4.
v
sign with a mark instead of a name
Full Definitions of rubricate
1

v furnish with rubrics or regulate by rubrics

“the manuscript is not rubricated
Type of:
arrange, format
set (printed matter) into a specific format
2

v decorate (manuscripts) with letters painted red

“In this beautiful book, all the place names are rubricated
Synonyms:
miniate
Type of:
illuminate
add embellishments and paintings to (medieval manuscripts)
3

v place in the church calendar as a red-letter day honoring a saint

“She was rubricated by the pope”
Type of:
recognise, recognize
show approval or appreciation of
4

v sign with a mark instead of a name

Type of:
sign, subscribe
mark with one's signature; write one's name (on)

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