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writes, 3rd person singular present; wrote, past tense; written, past participle; writing, present participle;
  1. Mark (letters, words, or other symbols) on a surface, typically paper, with a pen, pencil, or similar implement
    • - he wrote his name on the paper
    • - Alice wrote down the address
    • - he wrote very neatly in blue ink
  2. Have the ability to mark coherent letters or words in this way
    • - he couldn't read or write
  3. Fill out or complete (a sheet, check, or similar) in this way
    • - he had to write a check for $800
  4. Write in a cursive hand, as opposed to printing individual letters

  5. Compose, write, and send (a letter) to someone
    • - I wrote a letter to Alison
    • - I wrote him a short letter
    • - he wrote almost every day
  6. Write and send a letter to (someone)
    • - Mother wrote me and told me about poor Simon's death
  7. Write to an organization, esp. a broadcasting station, with a question, suggestion, or opinion
    • - write in with your query
  8. Compose (a text or work) for written or printed reproduction or publication; put into literary form and set down in writing
    • - I didn't know you wrote poetry
    • - he wrote under a pseudonym
    • - he had written about the beauty of Andalucia
  9. Compose (a musical work)
    • - he has written a song specifically for her
  10. Add or remove a character to or from (a long-running story or series)

  11. Describe in writing
    • - if I could write the beauty of your eyes
  12. Enter (data) into a specified storage medium or location in store

  13. Underwrite (an insurance policy)


  1. produce a literary work; "She composed a poem"; "He wrote four novels"
  2. communicate or express by writing; "Please write to me every week"
  3. publish: have (one's written work) issued for publication; "How many books did Georges Simenon write?"; "She published 25 books during her long career"
  4. communicate by letter; "He wrote that he would be coming soon"
  5. compose: write music; "Beethoven composed nine symphonies"
  6. mark or trace on a surface; "The artist wrote Chinese characters on a big piece of white paper"; "Russian is written with the Cyrillic alphabet"
  7. write can refer to several Unix commands. All known variations of write are used to write messages to another user. The most popular variation sends a message directly to another user's TTY.
  8. In computer programming, a file descriptor is an abstract indicator for accessing a file. The term is generally used in POSIX operating systems. ...
  9. Writing is the representation of language in a textual medium through the use of a set of signs or symbols (known as a writing system). ...
  10. (Writely) Google Docs is a free, Web-based word processor, spreadsheet, presentation, form, and data storage service offered by Google. It allows users to create and edit documents online while collaborating in real-time with other users. ...
  11. A writer is anyone who creates a written work, though the word usually designates those who write creatively or professionally, as well as those who have written in many different forms.
  12. (Writer (album)) Writer is the first solo album by Carole King which was released 1970. Carole King had already started her career as a songwriter and been a part of The City. The top song was "Child of Mine", then "Up on the Roof" which was later covered by James Taylor. ...
  13. The operation of storing data, as in memory or onto disk; To form letters, words or symbols on a surface in order to communicate; To be the author of (a book, article, poem, etc. ...
  14. (writing) Graphism of symbols such as letters that express some meaning; Something written, such as a document, article or book; The process of representing a language with symbols or letters; A work of an author; The style of writing of a person; Intended for or used in writing
  15. (writer) A practitioner of writing, a graffiti artist.^[2]^[3]
  16. (Writer) Larry McMurtry, James L. Brooks, James L. Brooks
  17. (Writer) Responsible for the story’s script to be interpreted by the artist team. The writer plots the story, provides the dialogue, and lays the foundation for the book.
  18. (Writer) The person who writes the story for a comic or series.  Editors may also contribute ideas or help build on a plot and artists often have a great deal to do with the telling of the story, since they lay it out graphically. ...
  19. (WRITER) The seller of an option contract.
  20. (WRITER) One of Kevin’s core passions. Words by Kevin.
  21. (Writer) A slang term for a clerk.
  22. (Writer) A white paper is doomed to failure if the writer is not experienced at writing the concise, convincing prose that this unique document requires. ...
  23. (Writer) An Officer's clerk or secretary
  24. (Writer) Charles Dickens, John Wayne, Chris Griffin
  25. (Writer) In an adventure game or RPG, the writer handles dialogue and often descriptions and backstories, but not puzzle design or plot. Also see, Game Journalist.