write down

Meaning: to write something on a piece of paper

Synonym: record

For example:

  • write down sth After chatting to the girl for a while, Shane wrote down his name and number on a piece of paper and gave it to her.

  • write sth down I lost all my phone numbers when I lost my phone. I wish I'd written them down somewhere.

Quick Quiz:

I need to write something down, but I can't find

a. my pen

b. my phone

c. my alphabet

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Contributor: Matt Errey