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Definition 1: the act of creating written works - [noun denoting act]

Samples where penning or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • writing was a form of therapy for him
  • it was a matter of disputed authorship

Synonyms for penning in the sense of this definition

(penning is a kind of ...) creating something by the use of speech and language

(... is a kind of penning ) the art or practice of writing verse

(... is a kind of penning ) the act of writing dictionaries

(... is a kind of penning ) the act of putting something in writing

(... is a kind of penning ) converting something into the form of a novel

(... is a kind of penning ) writing a metrical composition (or the metrical structure of a composition)

(... is a kind of penning ) the writing of history

(... is a kind of penning ) writing in a fictional form

(... is a kind of penning ) conversion into dramatic form

"the play was a dramatization of a short story"

(... is a kind of penning ) writing a first version to be filled out and polished later

(... is a kind of penning ) fine writing in praise of trivial or base subjects

"Elizabethan schoolboys were taught adoxography, the art of eruditely praising worthless things" "adoxography is particularly useful to lawyers"

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) be the author of

"She authored this play"

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) be a co-author on (a book, a paper)

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) write for someone else

"How many books have you ghostwritten so far?"

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) add explanatory notes to or supply with critical comments

"The scholar annotated the early edition of a famous novel"

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) refer to

"he referenced his colleagues' work"

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) put into writing; write in complete form

"write out a contract"

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) draw up an outline or sketch for something

"draft a speech"

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) put into dramatic form

"adopt a book for a screenplay"

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) write for commercial publications

"She writes copy for Harper's Bazaar"

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) rewrite so as to make fit to suit a new or different purpose

"re-write a play for use in schools"

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) write quickly

"She dashed off a note to her husband saying she would not be home for supper" "He scratched off a thank-you note to the hostess"

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) write paragraphs; work as a paragrapher

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) write about

"The author of this article profiles a famous painter"

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) write about a particular topic

"Snow wrote about China"

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) produce a literary work

"She composed a poem" "He wrote four novels"

(penning is the domain which ... is member of) write a script for

"The playwright scripted the movie"

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