Associations to the word «Graffito»

Wiktionary

GRAFFITO, noun. (archaeology and related fields) An informal inscription, as by a worker or vandal.
GRAFFITO, noun. (rare) A single instance of graffiti in the art/vandalism sense.

Dictionary definition

GRAFFITO, noun. A rude decoration inscribed on rocks or walls.

Wise words

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