Translation of escribir in English:

escribir

vt

  • 2 (pas) (deletrear) se escribe como se pronuncia it's written o/or spelled as it's pronounced no sé cómo se escribe su apellido I don't know how you spell his surname estas palabras se escriben sin acento these words are written without an accent, these words don't have an accent

vi

escribirse v pron

  • (recíproco/reciprocal) nos escribimos desde hace años we've been writing to each other o/or we've been corresponding for yearsescribirse con algn me escribo con ella we write to each other se escribe con un peruano she has a Peruvian penfriend o/or penpal

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day triunfal
adj
triumphal …
Cultural fact of the day

The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.