inscribe on(to) (something)(redirected from inscribe onto)
inscribe on(to) (something)
To etch or inscribe something on something else. A noun or pronoun can be used between "inscribe" and "on(to)." I got my initials inscribed on my class ring—did you?
See also: inscribe
inscribe something on(to) something
to write or engrave certain information on something. (Emphasis is on the message that is inscribed.) The jeweler inscribed Amy's good wishes onto the watch. I inscribed my name on my tools.