CSS text-decoration property

The CSS text-decoration property is used to specify the text-decoration style to be applied for the text of an HTML element.

CSS text-decoration property

CSS text-decoration property is used to specify the style to be applied for the text. This is the shorthand property for text-decoration-line, text-decoration-style, and text-decoration-color.

This is an example of underlined text


text-decoration-line text-decoration-color text-decoration-style;


<!DOCTYPE html>
    <title>CSS text decoration</title>
    <h2 style="text-decoration: overline;">Text Overline</h2>
    <h2 style="text-decoration: underline wavy;">Text Underline with wavy style</h2>
    <h2 style="text-decoration: line-through wavy red;">Wavy Line-through text in red color</h2>


Text Overline
Text Underline with wavy style
Wavy Line-through text in red color

Text decoration is the shorthand property for the following properties.

text-decoration-lineSpecifies the type for text decoration (Overline, underline etc)
text-decoration-styleSpecifies the style for the text decoration
text-decoration-colorSpecifies the color for the text decoration

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