Meaning of WRITING in English

n.1 a group or sequence of letters or symbols.


3 (usu. in pl.) a piece of literary work done; a book, article, etc.

4 (Writings) the Hagiographa.

Phrases and idioms:

in writing in written form. writing-desk a desk for writing at, esp. with compartments for papers etc. the writing on the wall an ominously significant event etc. (see Dan. 5:5, 25-8). writing-pad a pad (see PAD(1) n. 2) of paper for writing on. writing-paper paper for writing (esp. letters) on.

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.