1 write on the top or outside; "superscribe one's name and address"
2 write on the outside or upper part of; "superscribe an envelope"
- to write on the
exterior of, the surface of, or above.
- He superscribed each character with its Latin-alphabet equivalent.
- to write (something) on the exterior of an object, such as a
document or an envelope.
- His wife superscribed her own notes on each of his letters before sending them in packets to the editor.
- to address an envelope