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Definition of Writing

Writing

  1. of Write
  2. 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.
  3. Anything written or printed; anything expressed in characters or letters
  4. Any legal instrument, as a deed, a receipt, a bond, an agreement, or the like.
  5. Any written composition; a pamphlet; a work; a literary production; a book; as, the writings of Addison.
  6. An inscription.
  7. Handwriting; chirography.

Writing Quotations

Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.
Benjamin Franklin

Substitute 'damn' every time you're inclined to write 'very'; your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be.
Mark Twain

There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
Ernest Hemingway

I am never going to have anything more to do with politics or politicians. When this war is over I shall confine myself entirely to writing and painting.
Winston Churchill

I don't know how much longer I'll be around. I'll probably be writing when the Lord says, 'Maya, Maya Angelou, it's time.'
Maya Angelou
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Writing Translations

writing in Afrikaans is skrif
writing in Dutch is geschrift, schriftuur
writing in German is schreibend, schreiben, schreibend, schreibenden
writing in Italian is vergare, scrittura
writing in Portuguese is escrita
writing in Spanish is escritura, letra
writing in Swedish is skriver, skrift

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