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type·write

 (tīp′rīt′)
intr. & tr.v. type·wrote (-rōt′), type·writ·ten (-rĭt′n), type·writ·ing, type·writes
To engage in writing or to write (matter) with a typewriter.

[Back-formation from typewriter.]

typewrite

(ˈtaɪpˌraɪt)
vb, -writes, -writing, -wrote or -written
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) to write by means of a typewriter; type

type•write

(ˈtaɪpˌraɪt)

v.t., v.i. -wrote, -writ•ten, -writ•ing.
to write by means of a typewriter; type.
[1885–90]

typewrite


Past participle: typewritten
Gerund: typewriting

Imperative
typewrite
typewrite
Present
I typewrite
you typewrite
he/she/it typewrites
we typewrite
you typewrite
they typewrite
Preterite
I typewrote
you typewrote
he/she/it typewrote
we typewrote
you typewrote
they typewrote
Present Continuous
I am typewriting
you are typewriting
he/she/it is typewriting
we are typewriting
you are typewriting
they are typewriting
Present Perfect
I have typewritten
you have typewritten
he/she/it has typewritten
we have typewritten
you have typewritten
they have typewritten
Past Continuous
I was typewriting
you were typewriting
he/she/it was typewriting
we were typewriting
you were typewriting
they were typewriting
Past Perfect
I had typewritten
you had typewritten
he/she/it had typewritten
we had typewritten
you had typewritten
they had typewritten
Future
I will typewrite
you will typewrite
he/she/it will typewrite
we will typewrite
you will typewrite
they will typewrite
Future Perfect
I will have typewritten
you will have typewritten
he/she/it will have typewritten
we will have typewritten
you will have typewritten
they will have typewritten
Future Continuous
I will be typewriting
you will be typewriting
he/she/it will be typewriting
we will be typewriting
you will be typewriting
they will be typewriting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been typewriting
you have been typewriting
he/she/it has been typewriting
we have been typewriting
you have been typewriting
they have been typewriting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been typewriting
you will have been typewriting
he/she/it will have been typewriting
we will have been typewriting
you will have been typewriting
they will have been typewriting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been typewriting
you had been typewriting
he/she/it had been typewriting
we had been typewriting
you had been typewriting
they had been typewriting
Conditional
I would typewrite
you would typewrite
he/she/it would typewrite
we would typewrite
you would typewrite
they would typewrite
Past Conditional
I would have typewritten
you would have typewritten
he/she/it would have typewritten
we would have typewritten
you would have typewritten
they would have typewritten
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.typewrite - write by means of a keyboard with typestypewrite - write by means of a keyboard with types; "type the acceptance letter, please"
write - communicate or express by writing; "Please write to me every week"
shift - use a shift key on a keyboard; "She could not shift so all her letters are written in lower case"
backspace - hit the backspace key on a computer or typewriter keyboard; "To erase, you must backspace"
double-space - type with a full space between lines
triple-space - type with two empty spaces between lines
touch-type - type without looking at the keyboard
Translations

typewrite

irreg
viMaschine schreiben, tippen (inf)
vt(mit der Maschine) schreiben, tippen (inf)
References in classic literature ?
He said that if they were sent to the office he would be chaffed by all the other clerks about having letters from a lady, so I offered to typewrite them, like he did his, but he wouldn't have that, for he said that when I wrote them they seemed to come from me, but when they were typewritten he always felt that the machine had come between us.