What does write down mean?

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write down

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. write-off, write-down(verb)

    (accounting) reduction in the book value of an asset

  2. write down, set down, get down, put down(verb)

    put down in writing; of texts, musical compositions, etc.

  3. expense, write off, write down(verb)

    reduce the estimated value of something

    "For tax purposes you can write off the laser printer"

Wiktionary

  1. write down(Verb)

    To set (something) down in writing; to record something.

  2. write down(Verb)

    To write (something) in a simple or condescending style.

  3. write down(Verb)

    To make a downward adjustment in the value of an asset.

How to pronounce write down?

  1. Alex
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    Veena
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How to say write down in sign language?

  1. writedown

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of write down in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of write down in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of write down in a Sentence

  1. Sir Winston Churchill:

    It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear; about two, nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.

  2. Joe Marelle:

    I would tell someone who’s battling cancer to write down the five to ten things that you look forward to doing with the rest of your life. In other words, your future should be the focus. For example, ‘I want to see my grandchildren,’ or ‘I want to take that trip.’ You’ve got to find something to look forward to that will give you strength. You want it to draw you like a magnet. If you don’t try to self-motivate yourself through positive thoughts, cancer will win because it’s not easily defeated.

  3. Hector Berlioz:

    Every composer knows the anguish and despair occasioned by forgetting ideas which one had no time to write down.

  4. Giles Jones:

    Running groups are using us to mark out running trails. People are using us to find their friends at festivals, we're basically a pin drop that you can say, write down, input into a device and then remember.

  5. Jennifer Rowland:

    I would expect them to take a write-down if they don't get an extension.

Images & Illustrations of write down

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  • nedskriveDanish
  • abschreiben, aufschreibenGerman
  • apuntarSpanish
  • alaskirjata, kirjoittaa muistiin, merkitä muistiin, kirjoittaa ylösFinnish
  • leírHungarian
  • 書き留める, 値引きJapanese
  • opschrijven, neerschrijvenDutch
  • записа́ть, регистри́ровать, запи́сывать, уценя́ть, [[пони́зить]] [[цена, зарегистри́ровать, уцени́ть, уце́нивать, [[понижа́ть]] [[ценаRussian
  • viết ra, ghi xuốngVietnamese

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