write out - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theywrite out
he/she/itwrites out
present participlewriting out
past tensewrote out
past participlewritten out
  1. 2
    to write something again, usually in a more complete form

    Could you write out exactly what you need me to do?

  2. 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.

See also main entry: write