write up - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theywrite up
he/she/itwrites up
present participlewriting up
past tensewrote up
past participlewritten up
  1. 1
    to write a report, article etc using notes that you wrote earlier

    Now the experiments are completed, he just has to write up his findings.

  2. 2
    American to report officially that someone has done something wrong
See also main entry: write