There are 2 translations of writ in Spanish:

writ1

Pronunciation: /rɪt/

n

  • 1.1 c [Law] (issued by a court) orden (f) or mandato (m) judicial a royal writ un mandato real to issue a writ (against sb) expedir* una orden or un mandato (contra algn) to serve a writ on sb notificarle* una orden or un mandato a algn a writ of habeas corpus un recurso de hábeas corpus a writ of execution/possession un mandamiento de ejecución/embargo
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    • The applicant commenced proceedings in this Court for writs of mandamus, certiorari and injunctions.
    • In September 2004, the applicant filed an application in the High Court for the constitutional writs of certiorari and mandamus.
    • Where a court or a public officer wrongly refuses jurisdiction the exercise of the jurisdiction can be commanded by a writ of mandamus.
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    • This was the day that the writ for the election of members of this Parliament was returned.
    • Clark said nominations for the election will close July 2, following the issuing of the election writs June 25.
    • You would have to be developing this now, rather than waking up the day that writs are issued for election and wanting to build this within a couple of weeks.
    1.2 u [Relig] Holy Writ la(s) Sagrada(s) Escritura(s)

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 2 translations of writ in Spanish:

writ2

adj

  • disappointment was writ large on his face la decepción era patente or ostensible en su rostro the problems of an undeveloped country writ large una forma acentuada de los problemas de un país subdesarrollado

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.