Definition of Writings. Meaning of Writings. Synonyms of Writings

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Writings. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Writings and, of course, Writings synonyms and on the right images related to the word Writings.

Definition of Writings

Writing
Writing Writ"ing, n. 1. The act or art of forming letters and characters on paper, wood, stone, or other material, for the purpose of recording the ideas which characters and words express, or of communicating them to others by visible signs. 2. Anything written or printed; anything expressed in characters or letters; as: (a) Any legal instrument, as a deed, a receipt, a bond, an agreement, or the like. (b) Any written composition; a pamphlet; a work; a literary production; a book; as, the writings of Addison. (c) An inscription. And Pilate wrote a title . . . And the writing was, Jesus of Nazareth, the King of the Jews. --John xix. 19. 3. Handwriting; chirography. Writing book, a book for practice in penmanship. Writing desk, a desk with a sloping top for writing upon; also, a case containing writing materials, and used in a similar manner. Writing lark (Zo["o]l.), the European yellow-hammer; -- so called from the curious irregular lines on its eggs. [Prov. Eng.] Writing machine. Same as Typewriter. Writing master, one who teaches the art of penmanship. Writing obligatory (Law), a bond. Writing paper, paper intended for writing upon with ink, usually finished with a smooth surface, and sized. Writing school, a school for instruction in penmanship. Writing table, a table fitted or used for writing upon.

Meaning of Writings from wikipedia

- Writing is a neuropsychological activity involving cognitive and physical processes and the use of writing systems to structure and translate human thoughts...
- Cryptic Writings is the seventh studio album by American heavy metal band Megadeth. Released on June 17, 1997 through Capitol Records, it was the band's...
- Writings and Drawings is a collection of lyrics and personal drawings from Bob Dylan. It was published in 1973 and is currently out-of-print. The book...
- travels, from the library and writings of Origen. In fact, Origen would have possibly included in his list of "inspired writings" other texts kept out by the...
- The writings of Marcus Tullius Cicero constitute one of the most renowned collections of historical and philosophical work in all of classical antiquity...
- Peter Beal, the term scripturederived from "scriptura" (Latin) – meant "writings [m****cripts] in general" prior to the medieval era, then became "reserved...
- short stories and novels, but abandoned the genre to focus on political writings and painting in his later life.[citation needed] DeFranco, Elyse (October...
- and there are significant similarities between prophecy and apocalyptic writings. Apocalyptic literature shares with prophecy revelation through the use...
- Vida y Escritos del Dr. José Rizal, translated as "Life and Writings of Dr. José Rizal”, is a biography of Rizal written by Wenceslao Emilio Retana y Gamboa...
- Roman philosophers. Dates given, if not otherwise specified, are of their writings or bishopric, not of their lives. Paul of Tarsus, "Apostle to the Gentiles"...