Synonyms of write in English:

write


See definition of write

verb

1‘he wrote her name in the school jotter’

SYNONYMS

put in writing, write down, put down, put in black and white, commit to paper, jot down, note, note down, make a note of, set down, take down, mark down, record, register, log, list, make a list of, inscribe, sign, scribble, scrawl, pencil

2‘I'll go and write a poem’

SYNONYMS

compose, draft, create, invent, think up, draw up, formulate, compile, put together, pen, dash off, produce

3‘he had her address and was going to write’

SYNONYMS

correspond, write a letter, communicate, get in touch, keep in touch, keep in contact

informal drop someone a line, drop someone a note


Phrases

    write someone/something off

      1‘they have had to write off loans and lose their investments’

      SYNONYMS

      forget about, disregard, give up on, give up for lost, cancel, annul, nullify, wipe out, cross out, score out

      2‘he drove off the road and wrote off his new car’

      SYNONYMS

      wreck, damage beyond repair, smash, smash up, crash, destroy, demolish, ruin

      British informal

      prang

      North American informal

      total

      3‘who would write off a player of his stature?’

      SYNONYMS

      disregard, regard as finished, consider unimportant, dismiss, ignore