Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Spanish translation of “write”

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 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) She wrote a book on prehistoric monsters. to compose a letter (and send it) 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 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 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 a written message. writing paper noun paper for writing letters etc on writing paper and envelopes. write down to record in writing She wrote down every word he said. write out to copy or record in writing Write this exercise out in your neatest handwriting.
(Definition of write from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

More translations of “write” in Spanish

Definitions of “write” in English

Word of the Day

warm-up

something that you do to prepare yourself for an activity, especially gentle exercises before a physical activity

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