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Definition of "written" []

  • Past participle of write. (verb)
  • Taken down in writing; transcribed (adjective)

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Use "written" in a sentence
  • "Others have gone into great detail about the painful process Google created so writers can 'claim' or 'assert their rights in' what they've written (rights that exist *from the time it's written* according to copyright law,) Others have gone into the idiocy of Google's definition of "commercially available" (which denies some books in print and readily available online the "commercially available" label.)"
  • "Like the Roman Pilate, _what she has written, she has written_."
  • "Begarmee, being written in the Arabic language, with the guttural letter _grain_, would be quite unintelligible, if pronounced to an African _as they are written_ by our letters, the nearest approximation to the"