What does "Writing" mean?


(n.) An inscription (n.) Any legal instrument, as a deed, a receipt, a bond, an agreement, or the like (n.) Any written composition; a pamphlet; a work; a literary production; a book; as, the writings of Addison (n.) Anything written or printed; anything expressed in characters or letters (n.) Handwriting; chirography (n.) The act or art of forming letters and characters on paper, wood, stone, or other material, for the purpose of recording the ideas which characters and words express, or of communicating them to others by visible signs (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Write

Synonyms composition, authorship, penning, written material, symbolic representation

Example: "She did the thinking while he did the writing" Example: "Writing was a form of therapy for him" Example: "He turned the paper over so the writing wouldn't show" Example: "The writing in her novels is excellent" Example: "The idea occurs with increasing frequency in Hemingway's writings"