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Definitions of write:

part of speech: past participle


part of speech: verb

To form characters with a pen or suchlike on paper or other material; to express by means of forming letters and words; to impress durably; to compose or produce, as an author; to tell or communicate by a letter; to perform the act of tracing or marking letters or figures in order to represent sounds or ideas; to send a letter or letters; to combine ideas and express them on paper for the information of others; to style or call one's self.

part of speech: present participle


part of speech: verb transitive

To form letters with a pen or pencil: to express in writing: to compose: to engrave: to record: to communicate by letter.

part of speech: verb transitive

To inscribe or set down with a pen or pencil; as, to write one's name; express in words on paper; engrave; produce as an author; as, to write a book.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To perform the act of writing: to be employed as a clerk: to compose books: to send letters:- pr. p. writing; pa. t. wrote; pa. p. written.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To form letters with the pen; to express in words on paper; compose.

part of speech: past tense


Usage examples for write:

  • I suppose I can write to him? "The Scarlet Feather", Houghton Townley
  • Write and say 'No'? "The Safety Curtain, and Other Stories", Ethel M. Dell
  • How would he write "The Brown Study", Grace S. Richmond
  • I'm going to write her. "Space Tug", Murray Leinster
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