What does written mean?

Definitions for written
ˈrɪt nwrit·ten

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. writtenadjective

    set down in writing in any of various ways

    "written evidence"

  2. writtenadjective

    systematically collected and written down

    "written laws"

  3. scripted, writtenadjective

    written as for a film or play or broadcast

Wiktionary

  1. writtenadjective

    Of, relating or characteristic of writing (i.e., of that which has been written)

    I can speak Japanese fairly well, but I have no understanding whatsoever of written Japanese.

  2. writtenadjective

    That was written.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Written

    The participle passive of write.

    Their doctrine and their story written left,
    They die. John Milton.

    Language is a connexion of audible signs, the most apt in nature for communication of our thoughts: written language is a description of the said audible signs, by signs visible. William Holder.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Written

    of Write

  2. Written

    p. p. of Write, v

Freebase

  1. Written

    Written is a 2007 film directed by Kim Byung-woo.

Editors Contribution

  1. written

    Expressed using words and typed.

    Written documents can be electronic and emailed.


    Submitted by MaryC on April 27, 2020  


  2. written

    Expressed using writing.

    Our writing is very important, it is tidy and legible.


    Submitted by MaryC on January 31, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'written' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1017

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'written' in Written Corpus Frequency: #859

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'written' in Adjectives Frequency: #408

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of written in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of written in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of written in a Sentence

  1. Joe Kebartas:

    It's a horrible crime, there's no doubt about that, according to what was written in the boat, he was committing this crime because of what the U.S. was doing to the Muslims in the Mideast, and retribution.

  2. Shania Twain:

    Right from the beginning, I was not going to collaborate with anybody for this one, this needed to be an independent experience. I hadn’t written by myself for a long time. I was married for 14 years to my collaborator, and I really just needed to do that again. I needed to go back and do that by myself and have an uninterrupted flow of creativity that was insular, to see what I was made of, to see what I have there.

  3. James Killick:

    It could make it more difficult for holders of standard essential patents to get injunctions. Potentially this can be stricter than the (European) Commission's decisions just because it says patent holders must make a specific, written offer.

  4. Elie Mystal:

    The veneration that this country has for the Constitution is simply weird. It's crazy. It's not what other countries do for their written documents, we act like this thing was etched in stone by the finger of God, when actually it was hotly contested and debated, scrawled out over a couple of weeks in the summer in Philadelphia in 1787, with a bunch of rich, white politicians making deals with each other.

  5. Donald Trump:

    The written answers are finished, the written answers to the witch hunt that's been going on forever.

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