noun the act of creating written works
authorship; penning; composition.
writing was a form of therapy for him
it was a matter of disputed authorship
noun the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect)
written material; piece of writing.
the writing in her novels is excellent
that editorial was a fine piece of writing
noun (usually plural) the collected work of an author
the idea occurs with increasing frequency in Hemingway's writings
noun letters or symbols that are written or imprinted on a surface to represent the sounds or words of a language
he turned the paper over so the writing wouldn't show
the doctor's writing was illegible
noun the activity of putting something in written form
committal to writing.
she did the thinking while he did the writing
verb produce a literary work
write; pen; compose; indite.
She composed a poem
He wrote four novels
verb communicate or express by writing
Please write to me every week
verb have (one's written work) issued for publication
How many books did Georges Simenon write?
She published 25 books during her long career
verb communicate (with) in writing
write; drop a line.
Write her soon, please!
verb communicate by letter
He wrote that he would be coming soon
verb write music
Beethoven composed nine symphonies
verb mark or trace on a surface
The artist wrote Chinese characters on a big piece of white paper
Russian is written with the Cyrillic alphabet
verb record data on a computer
boot-up instructions are written on the hard disk
verb 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
verb create code, write a computer program
She writes code faster than anybody else
The act or art of forming letters and characters on paper, wood, stone, or other material, for the purpose of recording the ideas which characters and words express, or of communicating them to others by visible signs.
Anything written or printed; anything expressed in characters or letters; as: (a)Any legal instrument, as a deed, a receipt, a bond, an agreement, or the like.(b)Any written composition; a pamphlet; a work; a literary production; a book; as, the writings of Addison.(c)An inscription.
And Pilate wrote a title . . . And the writing was, Jesus of Nazareth, the King of the Jews.
John xix. 19.