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phrasal verb [intransitive/transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theywrite back
he/she/itwrites back
present participlewriting back
past tensewrote back
past participlewritten back
  1. to send a reply to someone who has sent you a letter

    We wrote back saying we would be delighted to come.

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