noun. someone who ascends.
noun. (printing) the part of tall lowercase letters that extends above the other lowercase letters.
- natural object
noun. a lowercase letter that has a part extending above other lowercase letters.
- letter of the alphabet
- alphabetic character
- straight line
Example sentences of the word ascender
1. Noun, singular or mass
The point size of a font refers to the height of the font from the bottom of a descender of a letter to the top of an ascender of another letter.