write back

Definition of write back

  1. :  to send someone a letter, e-mail, etc., in response to one that was sent He wrote back (to me) as soon as he got my card. I sent him a letter, but he never wrote me back.

Word by Word Definitions

writeplay
  1. :  to form (characters, symbols, etc.) on a surface with an instrument (such as a pen)

    :  to form (words) by inscribing characters or symbols on a surface

    :  to spell in writing

backplay
  1. :  the rear part of the human body especially from the neck to the end of the spine

    :  the body considered as the wearer of clothes

    :  capacity for labor, effort, or endurance

  1. :  to, toward, or at the rear

    :  in or into the past :  backward in time

    :  ago

  1. :  being at or in the back

    :  distant from a central or main area

    :  articulated at or toward the back of the oral passage :  formed deep within the mouth

  1. :  to support by material or moral assistance

    :  substantiate

    :  to assume financial responsibility for


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