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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theywrite out
he/she/itwrites out
present participlewriting out
past tensewrote out
past participlewritten out
  1. 1
    to complete an official document by writing information on it
    It only takes a minute to write out a prescription.
  2. 2
    to write something again, usually in a more complete form
    Could you write out exactly what you need me to do?
  3. 3
    to remove a character from a television or radio series by writing stories that do not include them
    Ratings fell when the star was written out of the show.
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