Definition of 'writing'
Example sentences containing 'writing'
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He was loved by all his colleagues for his modesty and manifest in his straightforward writing style. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Except that Leicester were not reading the writing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Writing can help if you're going through a tough time. The Sun (2016)Reading makes minds sharper and writing helps you stay mentally active, experts say. The Sun (2017)When his blend of comedy and drama works, his writing is in a league of its own. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Early writings about it claim that its blossoms emitted an aroma reminiscent of the stench of "a thousand dead elephants rotting in the sun. Smithsonian Mag (2017)Half are doing as well at reading, writing and arithmetic as white British pupils at primary school. The Sun (2016)So why is it that good writing about food is so rare? Times, Sunday Times (2015)The characters are likeable and the writing is always brilliant. The Sun (2013)Use the present tense in referring to the contents of writing or art. A Short Guide to Writing About History (1995)Writing will also help you to look at how your own behaviour has contributed to the rift. Times, Sunday Times (2009)His writing career took a while to get going. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This probably accounts for the somewhat distant and pedestrian tone of the early writings on work. The Past is Before Us - feminism in action since the 1960s (1989)His voluminous writings on the subject for a time enjoyed huge popularity. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)The menace was reserved for the writing on the wall. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Reading your writing aloud will also help you to identify any weak spots. The Sun (2013)Writing and oral reading effects have been positive as well. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)Some beautiful writing about a difficult period in time makes for a great read. The Sun (2014)For him it was just about writing and producing stuff from home. The Sun (2008)Writing lists may help you remember things better. The Sun (2013)His writing career blossomed in parallel to his acting. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He still works full time writing and broadcasting and has no plans to retire. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Critical writing about the subject was also rare. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She saw the writing on the wall. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And my reading and writing was delayed because of my profound deafness. Times, Sunday Times (2007)In many cases the actual quantity of apple appears but only in tiny writing on the side of the carton. Times, Sunday Times (2012)My writing style is pretty unique. The Sun (2010)It was founded in 1841 as a vehicle for humorous writing as much as for drawings. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It stayed with me and made me think - a sign of brilliant writing. The Sun (2006)You can unleash your creative nature with music, art and writing apps. Times, Sunday Times (2013)That said, it is amusing at times and the chatty writing style will appeal to many. The Sun (2010)
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Translations for 'writing'
British English: writing /ˈraɪtɪŋ/ NOUN
Writing is something that has been written or printed.
I tried to read the writing on the opposite page.
- American English: writing
- Arabic: كِتَابَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: escrita
- Chinese: 作品
- Croatian: tekst
- Czech: písmo
- Danish: skrift
- Dutch: schrijven
- European Spanish: escrito
- Finnish: kirjoitus
- French: écriture écrits
- German: Schrift
- Greek: γραφή
- Italian: scrittura
- Japanese: 書いたもの
- Korean: 저작
- Norwegian: skriving
- Polish: pisanie
- European Portuguese: escrita
- Romanian: lucrare
- Russian: писание
- Spanish: escritura
- Swedish: skrift
- Thai: งานเขียน
- Turkish: yazı
- Ukrainian: напис
- Vietnamese: bài viết
Definition of writing from the Collins English Dictionary
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