Cognate with, west Frisian write (to wear by rubbing, rip, tear Dutch wrijten (to argue, quarrel Low German wrieten, rieten (to tear, split Norwegian rita (to rough-sketch, carve, write Swedish rita (to draw, design, delineate, model Icelandic rita (to cut, scratch, write German ritzen (to.(Can we date this"?) John Milton He who writes himself by his own inscription is like an ill painter, who, by writing on a shapeless picture which he hath drawn, is fain to tell passengers what shape it is, which else no man could.
Old Frisian writa "to write Old Saxon writan "to tear, scratch, write Old Norse rita " write, scratch, outline Old High German rizan "to write, scratch, tear German reißen "to tear, pull, tug, sketch, draw, design outside connections doubtful.Engaged students write more!
See instructions at Wiktionary:Entry layout#Translations.( transitive ) To be the author of (a book, article, poem, etc.).The pupil wrote his name on the paper.
Take THE quiz Words at Play Ask the Editors Word Games.Peattie 6 : to make evident or obvious guilt written on his face 7 : to force, effect, introduce, or remove by writing write oneself into fame and fortune Charles Lee 8 : to take part in or bring about (something worth recording).
Verb rt wrote rt ; written ri-tn also writ rit or dialectal wrote; writing r-ti transitive verb 1a : to form (characters, symbols, etc.) on a surface with an instrument (such as a pen) b : to form (words) by inscribing characters or symbols on a surface.(UK) Please write to me when you get there.The due day of the homework is written in the syllabus.