HyperDic: write

English > 8 senses of the word write:
VERBcreationwrite, compose, pen, inditeproduce a literary work
communicationwritecommunicate by letter
communicationwrite, drop a linecommunicate (with) in writing
creationwrite, composewrite music
creationwritemark or trace on a surface
communicationwrite, saverecord data on a computer
creationwrite, spellwrite or name the letters that comprise the conventionally accepted form of (a word or part of a word)
creationwritecreate code, write a computer program
write > pronunciation
Soundsray't
Rhymesacolyte ... wright / Wright: 181 rhymes with ayt...
English > write: 8 senses > verb 1, creation
Meaningproduce a literary work.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelSam and Sue write the movie
Synonymscompose, pen, indite
Categorywriting, authorship, composition, penningThe act of creating written works
Entailsspell, writeWrite or name the letters that comprise the conventionally accepted form of (a word or part of a word)
Narrowerannotate, footnoteadd explanatory notes to or supply with critical comments
authorBe the author of
dash off, scratch off, knock off, toss off, fling offWrite quickly
draft, outlinedraw up an outline or sketch for something
dramatize, dramatise, adoptput into dramatic form
drawWrite a legal document or paper
lyricWrite lyrics for (a song)
paragraphWrite paragraphs
paragraphwrite about in a paragraph
profilewrite about
reference, citerefer to
rewriterewrite so as to make fit to suit a new or different purpose
scriptWrite a script for
verse, versify, poetize, poetiseCompose verses or put into verse
write copyWrite for commercial publications
write offWrite something fluently, and without hesitation
write on, write of, write aboutWrite about a particular topic
write out, write upput into writing
Broadercreate verballycreate with or from words
See alsowrite output into writing
Spanishcomponer, escribir, integrar, redactar
Catalancompondre, escriure, integrar, redactar
Nounswriterwrites (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
writingthe act of creating written works
English > write: 8 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningCommunicate by letter.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s somebody something
ModelThey write them the information; They write the information to them
Entailed bycorrespondExchange messages
Narrowerapostrophize, apostrophiseUse an apostrophe
handwriteWrite by hand
jot down, jotWrite briefly or hurriedly
rewriteWrite differently
scribble, scrabblewrite down quickly without much attention to detail
sign, subscribemark with one's signature
stylemake consistent with certain rules of style
type, typewriteWrite by means of a keyboard with types
write down, set down, get down, put downput down in writing
write inWrite to an organization
write out, issue, make out, cutmake out and issue
write upBring to public notice by writing, with praise or condemnation / condemnation
Broadercommunicate, intercommunicatetransmit thoughts or feelings
Similar towrite, drop a lineCommunicate (with) in writing
Spanishescribir, redactar
Catalanescriure, redactar
Nounswritera person who is able to write and has written something
writingthe activity of putting something in written form
English > write: 8 senses > verb 3, communication
MeaningCommunicate (with) in writing.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Somebody ----s to somebody
Example"Write her soon, please!"
Synonymdrop a line
BroadercorrespondExchange messages
Similar towriteCommunicate by letter
Spanishescribir, redactar
Catalanescriure, redactar
Nounswritera person who is able to write and has written something
English > write: 8 senses > verb 4, creation
MeaningWrite music.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s something
ModelDid he write his major works over a short period of time?
Synonymcompose
CategorymusicAn artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
Narrowerarrange, setAdapt for performance in a different way
counterpointWrite in counterpoint
harmonize, harmoniseWrite a harmony for
instrument, instrumentateWrite an instrumental score for
melodize, melodiseSupply a melody for
scoreWrite a musical score for
set to musicWrite (music) for (a text)
Broadermake, createmake or cause to be or to become
Spanishcomponer, escribir, integrar, redactar
Catalancompondre, integrar, redactar
English > write: 8 senses > verb 5, creation
Meaningmark or trace on a surface.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s something
NarrowercalligraphWrite beautifully and ornamentally
capitalize, capitaliseWrite in capital letters
copyCopy down as is
crosstrace a line through or across
dotmake a dot or dots
lettermark letters on or mark with letters
print, impressReproduce by printing
printWrite as if with print
scribble, scrawlWrite carelessly
stenographWrite in shorthand
superscribeWrite on the outside or upper part of
superscribeWrite on the top or outside
Broadertrace, draw, line, describe, delineatemake a mark or lines on a surface
Spanishescribir, redactar
Catalanescriure, redactar
Nounswritera person who is able to write and has written something
English > write: 8 senses > verb 6, communication
Meaningrecord data on a computer.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsave
Categorycomputer science, computingThe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
NarroweroverwriteWrite new data on top of existing data and thus erase the previously existing data
Broaderrecord, tapeRegister electronically
English > write: 8 senses > verb 7, creation
MeaningWrite or name the letters that comprise the conventionally accepted form of (a word or part of a word).
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymspell
Entailed bywrite, compose, pen, inditeproduce a literary work
Narrowerhyphenate, hyphendivide or connect with a hyphen
spell outSpell fully and without abbreviating
Spanishdeletrear, escribir, redactar
Catalanescriure, lletrejar, redactar
English > write: 8 senses > verb 8, creation
Meaningcreate code, write a computer program.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"She writes code faster than anybody else"
Broadercreate by mental act, create mentallyCreate mentally and abstractly rather than with one's hands

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