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write

verb /rait/ ( past tense wrote /rout/, past participle written /ˈritn/)
to draw (letters or other forms of script) on a surface, especially with a pen or pencil on paper
escribir
They wrote their names on a sheet of paper The child has learned to read and write Please write in ink.
to compose the text of (a book, poem etc)
escribir
She wrote a book about dinosaurs.
to compose a letter (and send it)
escribir
He has written a letter to me about this matter I’ll write you a long letter about my holiday I wrote to you last week.
writer noun a person who writes, especially for a living
escritor
Dickens was a famous English writer the writer of this letter.
writing noun letters or other forms of script giving the written form of (a) language
escritura
the Chinese form of writing I can’t read your writing.
writings noun plural the collected books, poems, correspondence etc of a particular (usually famous) person
escrito, obra escrita
the writings of Plato.
written /ˈritn/ adjective in writing
escrito
a written message.
writing paper noun paper for writing letters etc on
papel de escribir, papel de carta
writing paper and envelopes.
write down phrasal verb to record in writing
anotar, apuntar
She wrote down every word he said.
write out phrasal verb to copy or record in writing
transcribir
Write this exercise out in your neatest handwriting.
(Definition of write from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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