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Definition 1: a short account of the news - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where write up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the report of his speech
  • the story was on the 11 o'clock news
  • the account of his speech that was given on the evening news made the governor furious

Synonyms for write up in the sense of this definition

(write up is a kind of ...) information reported in a newspaper or news magazine

"the news of my death was greatly exaggerated"

(... is a kind of write up ) report or open letter giving informal or confidential news of interest to a special group

(... is a kind of write up ) a brief report (especially an official statement issued for immediate publication or broadcast)

(... is a kind of write up ) an official report (usually sent in haste)

(... is a kind of write up ) a story that appears mysteriously and spreads spontaneously in various forms and is usually false; contains elements of humor or horror and is popularly believed to be true

(... is a kind of write up ) a news report that is reported first by one news organization

"he got a scoop on the bribery of city officials"

Definition 2: bring to public notice by writing, with praise or condemnation - [verb of communication]

Samples where write up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The New York Times wrote him up last week
  • Did your boss write you up?

(write up is a kind of ...) communicate or express by writing

"He wrote about his great love for his wife"

Definition 3: put into writing; write in complete form - [verb of creation]

Samples where write up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • write out a contract

Synonyms for write up in the sense of this definition

(write up is a kind of ...) produce a literary work

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

(write up belongs to category ...) the act of creating written works

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

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