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write

Pronunciation: /raɪt/

Translation of write in French:

vt (pp written)

  • 1 écrire [letter, poem, novel] (to à); composer [song, symphony]; rédiger [business letter, article, report, prescription]; faire [cheque]; écrire [software, program]; élaborer [legislation] he wrote me a cheque for £100 il m'a fait un chèque de 100 livres sterling I wrote home j'ai écrit à ma famille
  • 2 (AmE) écrire à [person]

vi (pp written)

Phrasal verbs

write back

répondre (to à)

write down

noter [details, name]; mettre [qch] par écrit [ideas, suggestions]; consigner [qch] par écrit [information, findings]

write off

write off écrire une lettre (to à) to write off for écrire pour demander
write [sth] off (wreck) bousiller complètement [fam] [car] 1.1 (in bookkeeping) passer [qch] aux pertes et profits [bad debt, loss]; amortir [capital] 1.2 (end) annuler [debt, project, operation]

write out

(put down on paper) écrire 1.1 (copy) copier

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