\ ˈskrīv, -rēv \

Definition of scrive

 (Entry 1 of 2)

chiefly Scottish


\ " \
plural -s

Definition of scrive (Entry 2 of 2)

1 chiefly Scottish : written matter
2 chiefly Scottish : handwriting

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History and Etymology for scrive

Transitive verb

Middle English scriven, probably from Middle French escrivre, from Latin scribere

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“Scrive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scrive. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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