write verb definition in Writing and publishing topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 verb: Writing and publishing topic
[transitive, intransitive] to produce something in written form so that people can read, perform or use it, etc. write something to write a novel/a song/an essay/a computer program, etc. Who was ‘The Grapes of Wrath’ written by? Which opera did Verdi write first? write something about/on something He hopes to write a book about his experiences one day. She had to write a report on the project. write (about something) I wanted to travel and then write about it. He writes for the ‘New Yorker’ (= works as a writer). No decision has been made at the time of writing. write somebody something She wrote him several poems.