Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “write sth up”

write sth up

verb uk phrasal verb with write   /raɪt/ (wrote, written or old use writ) us  
C1 to write something in a complete or final form using notes that you have made: Have you written up that report yet?Writing and typing
(Definition of write sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of write sth up?
Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Writing & typing, but you might be interested in these topics from the Reading & writing topic area:

Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “write sth up” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

roost

When birds roost, they go somewhere to rest or sleep.

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More