Synonyms for (verb) write


communicate or express by writing

Please write to me every week

LESS SPECIFIC: communicate, intercommunicate

write, save

record data on a computer

boot-up instructions are written on the hard disk

LESS SPECIFIC: record, tape

drop a line, write

communicate (with) in writing

Write her soon, please!

LESS SPECIFIC: correspond


communicate by letter

He wrote that he would be coming soon

LESS SPECIFIC: communicate, intercommunicate


mark or trace on a surface

The artist wrote Chinese characters on a big piece of white paper; Russian is written with the Cyrillic alphabet

LESS SPECIFIC: trace, delineate, describe, draw, line


create code, write a computer program

She writes code faster than anybody else

compose, write, indite, pen

produce a literary work

She composed a poem; He wrote four novels

LESS SPECIFIC: create verbally

compose, write

write music

Beethoven composed nine symphonies

LESS SPECIFIC: make, create

publish, write

have (one's written work) issued for publication

How many books did Georges Simenon write?; She published 25 books during her long career

LESS SPECIFIC: create verbally