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Meaning of written by Wiktionary Dictionary

written


    Pronunciation

    • IPA: /ˈrɪtn̩/
    • Rhymes: -ɪtən
    • Hyphenation: writ‧ten

    Adjective

    written ( comparative more written, superlative most written )

    1. Of, relating or characteristic of writing ( i.e., of that which has been written )
      I can speak Japanese fairly well, but I have no understanding whatsoever of written Japanese .
    2. That was written .

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    Verb

    written

    1. Past participle of write
      Has your girlfriend written you a letter yet?

    Statistics

    • frequency based on Project Gutenberg corpus">Most common English words before 1923: can't · ready · ought · #443: written · arms · across · answer


Explanation of written by Wordnet Dictionary

written


    Adjective
    1. written as for a film or play or broadcast

    2. set down in writing in any of various ways

    3. written evidence
    4. systematically collected and written down

    5. written laws