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write sb in

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phrasal verb with write uk   us   /raɪt/ verb (wrote, written or old use writ)
to ​add someone's ​name to the ​officiallist for an ​election in ​order to show that you ​want to ​vote for them: a write-in ​candidate/​campaign
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in Chinese (Simplified) (在选票上)写上(非原定候选人)姓名…
in Chinese (Traditional) (在選票上)寫上(非原定候選人)姓名…
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