Meaning of “write sth off” - Learner’s Dictionary

write sth off

phrasal verb with write us uk /raɪt/ verb past tense wrote, past participle written
MONEY

to accept that an amount of money has been lost or will never be paid to you:

to write off debts
VEHICLE UK

to damage a vehicle so badly that it cannot be repaired

(Definition of “write sth off” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)