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English definition of “write”

write

verb     /raɪt/ (past tense wrote, past participle written)
WORDS [I, T] A1 to produce words, letters , or numbers on a surface using a pen or pencil : Write your name at the top of the page . She can't read or write.Writing and typing
BOOK [I, T] B1 to create a book , story , article , etc or a piece of music : He's writing a book on Russian literature . She writes for Time magazine .Writing and typing
LETTER [I, T] A2 to send someone a letter : [+ two objects] I wrote her a letter last week . Has Bill written to you recently ?Communicating and keeping in touchWriting and typing
DOCUMENT [T] (also write out) to put all the information that is needed on a document : He wrote out a cheque for £250.Writing and typing
COMPUTER [T] to create a computer program Computer programming and software
(Definition of write verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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