v. t.1.
[imp. Wrote ; p. p. Written ; Archaic imp. & p. p. Writ ; p. pr. & vb. n. Writing.]
1.To set down, as legible characters; to form the conveyance of meaning; to inscribe on any material by a suitable instrument; as, to write the characters called letters; to write figures.
2.To set down for reading; to express in legible or intelligible characters; to inscribe; as, to write a deed; to write a bill of divorcement; hence, specifically, to set down in an epistle; to communicate by letter.
3.Hence, to compose or produce, as an author.
4.To impress durably; to imprint; to engrave; as, truth written on the heart.
5.To make known by writing; to record; to prove by one's own written testimony; - often used reflexively.
To write to
to communicate by a written document to.
Written laws
laws deriving their force from express legislative enactment, as contradistinguished from unwritten, or common, law. See the Note under Law, and Common law, under Common, a.
v. i.1.To form characters, letters, or figures, as representative of sounds or ideas; to express words and sentences by written signs.
So it stead you, I will write,
Please you command.
- Shak.
2.To be regularly employed or occupied in writing, copying, or accounting; to act as clerk or amanuensis; as, he writes in one of the public offices.
3.To frame or combine ideas, and express them in written words; to play the author; to recite or relate in books; to compose.
4.To compose or send letters.
Verb1.write - produce a literary work; "She composed a poem"; "He wrote four novels"
Synonyms: indite, pen, compose
2.write - communicate or express by writing; "Please write to me every week"
3.write - have (one's written work) issued for publication; "How many books did Georges Simenon write?"; "She published 25 books during her long career"
Synonyms: publish
4.write - communicate (with) in writing; "Write her soon, please!"
Synonyms: drop a line
5.write - communicate by letter; "He wrote that he would be coming soon"
6.write - write music; "Beethoven composed nine symphonies"
Synonyms: compose
7.write - mark or trace on a surface; "The artist wrote Chinese characters on a big piece of white paper"
8.write - record data on a computer; "boot-up instructions are written on the hard disk"
9.write - write or name the letters that comprise the conventionally accepted form of (a word or part of a word); "He spelled the word wrong in this letter"
Synonyms: spell
1.(chat)write - Unix's simple talk command and protocol. write has been largely superseded by talk and then irc.

An enhancement, RWP, has been proposed.
2.(tool)write - A simple text editor for Windows.
adapt, arrange, assemble, author, book, bring to life, build, calendar, carve, cast, catalog, catch a likeness, chalk, chalk up, character, characterize, chart, check in, chronicle, coauthor, collaborate, communicate with, compose, compound, concoct, construct, copy, copy out, correspond, correspond with, create, cut, dash off, delineate, depict, describe, devise, diagram, docket, draft, draw, draw up, drop a line, edit, editorialize, elaborate, enface, engrave, engross, enroll, enscroll, enter, erect, evoke, evolve, exchange letters, express, extrude, fabricate, fashion, file, fill out, form, formulate, frame, free-lance, fudge together, get up, ghost, ghostwrite, give words to, grave, harmonize, hit off, impanel, incise, index, indite, inscribe, insert, instrument, instrumentate, jot, jot down, knock off, knock out, limn, list, log, make, make a memorandum, make a note, make a recension, make an adaptation, make an entry, make out, make up, manufacture, map, mark down, matriculate, mature, melodize, minute, mold, musicalize, notate, note, note down, novelize, orchestrate, outline, paint, pamphleteer, patch together, pen, pencil, picture, picturize, piece together, place upon record, poll, portray, post, post up, prefabricate, prepare, print, produce, push the pen, put down, put in writing, put on paper, put on tape, put to music, put together, put up, raise, rear, recense, record, reduce to writing, register, render, represent, revise, rewrite, rub, run up, scenarize, schematize, score, scratch, scrawl, scribble, scribe, scrive, scroll, send a note, set, set down, set forth, set to music, set up, shape, sketch, spill ink, spoil paper, superscribe, symbolize, tabulate, take a rubbing, take down, tape, tape-record, throw on paper, trace, trace out, trace over, transcribe, transpose, type, use the mails, videotape, whomp up, write down, write in, write out, write to, write up
Translate Write to Spanish, Translate Write to German, Translate Write to French
Writ of protection
Writ of quare impedit
Writ of rationabili parte bonorum
Writ of recaption
Writ of replevin
Writ of restitution
writ of right
Writ of tolt
Writ of tresayle
Writ of trespass
Writ of trespass on the case
Writ of waste
Writ pro retorno habendo
-- Write --
write about
write buffer
write copy
write down
write in
write in code
write of
write off
write on
write out
write up
write-in candidate
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