What is script?

  • (verb): Write a script for.
    Example: "The playwright scripted the movie"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on script:

F-Script (programming Language) - Syntax
... Like Smalltalk, F-Script's syntax is very simple, without requiring specific notation for control structures which are provided in a unified manner by the message ... Unlike Smalltalk, F-Script provides specific notational extensions to support the Array class, using curly brackets to describe literal arrays, which may contain any F-Script expressions ...
F-Script (programming Language) - Usage
... F-Script is chiefly used as a lightweight scripting layer on top of Mac OS X's Cocoa API ... can be embedded in applications using the F-Script framework and Interface Builder palettes ... can also be used interactively from the F-Script interpreter to prototype applications ...
F-Script (programming Language) - Message Sending
... Message expressions in F-Script are similar to those in Smalltalk they specify which object is the receiver of the message, which operation is called by the message, and ... F-Script supports unary, binary, and keyword messages ... F-Script message semantics are extended to support Array Programming by recognizing that an array operation, such as adding to numerical vectors, must be viewed as the generation of ...

More definitions of "script":

  • (noun): A particular orthography or writing system.
  • (noun): A written version of a play or other dramatic composition; used in preparing for a performance.
    Synonyms: book, playscript

Famous quotes containing the word script:

    Genghis Khan, in his usual jodhpurs accessorized with whip, straddled a canvas chair and gloated upon the fairyland he had built. Journalists, photographers, secretaries, sycophants, script girls, and set dressers milled and stirred around him, activity ... irresistibly reminiscent of the movement of maggots upon rotting meat.
    Angela Carter (1940–1992)

    Take what the old-church
    found in Mithra’s tomb,
    candle and script and bell,
    take what the new-church spat upon
    and broke and shattered.
    Hilda Doolittle (1886–1961)

    I long to create something
    that can’t be used to keep us passive:
    I want to write
    a script about plumbing, how every pipe
    is joined
    to every other.
    Adrienne Rich (b. 1929)