Definition of WRITING

noun : WRITING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect); "the writing in her novels is excellent"; "that editorial was a fine piece of writing" ;

  • 3. (

    ) (usually plural) the collected work of an author; "the idea occurs with increasing frequency in Hemingway's writings" ;

  • 4. (

    ) 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" ;

verb : WRITING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) communicate or express by writing; "He wrote about his great love for his wife" ;

  • 5. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 6. (

    ) record data on a computer; "boot-up instructions are written on the hard disk" ;

  • 7. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 8. (

    ) create code, write a computer program; "She writes code faster than anybody else" ;

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