Definitions for writing

Definitions for (noun) writing

Main entry: committal to writing, writing

Definition: the activity of putting something in written form

Usage: she did the thinking while he did the writing

Main entry: writing, penning, authorship, composition

Definition: the act of creating written works

Usage: writing was a form of therapy for him; it was a matter of disputed authorship

Main entry: writing

Definition: letters or symbols that are written or imprinted on a surface to represent the sounds or words of a language

Usage: he turned the paper over so the writing wouldn't show; the doctor's writing was illegible

Main entry: piece of writing, writing, written material

Definition: the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect)

Usage: the writing in her novels is excellent; that editorial was a fine piece of writing

Main entry: writing

Definition: (usually plural) the collected work of an author

Usage: the idea occurs with increasing frequency in Hemingway's writings

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