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written meaning

EN[ˈrɪtn̩]
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  • Verb
    1. past participle of write.
      1. Has your girlfriend written you a letter yet? ‎
  • AdjectiveCOMmore writtenSUPmost written
    1. Of, relating or characteristic of writing (i.e., of that which has been written).
      1. I can speak Japanese fairly well, but I have no understanding whatsoever of written Japanese.
    2. That was written.
    3. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Here I am not primarily concerned with the long-term effects of such separation, about which the advocates of iron-handed rule in Poland have always written with great glee.
        • Yes, it was intentionally written as 'badfic', as opposed to 'goodfic'.
        • No practice is more demanding than santhara, which was first mentioned in texts written more than 1,500 years ago and derives from a word in the ancient Prakrit language meaning “bed of grass.”
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Written by and for a myopic, microscopical insomniac, it's a babeldom that puts all noveldom in the shade, that puts culture, with a sardonic laugh, in a cul-de-sac.
      3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • The old description of her departed predecessor, " a Yankee cheese-box on a raft," will give one a better idea of her external appearance than any chapter which could be written.

    Meaning of written for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "written" is an adjective, more specifically, an adjectives ending in -en. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Adjectives ending in -en
        • Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -en
                • Adjectives ending in -en
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Past participles
          Difficultness: Level 1
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          Definiteness: Level 8
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          1. en written up
          2. en writtenness
          3. en written down
          4. en written statement of employment
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