scriven

transitive verb

scriv·​en
ˈskrivən
scrivened; scrivened; scrivening
-v(ə)niŋ
; scrivens
archaic
: to put in writing : write
this is the thesis scrivened in delightWallace Stevens

Word History

Etymology

back-formation from scrivener

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“Scriven.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scriven. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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