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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.]
vb, -writes, -writing, -wrote or -written
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) to write by means of a typewriter; type
v.t., v.i. -wrote, -writ•ten, -writ•ing.
to write by means of a typewriter; type.
Past participle: typewritten
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|Verb||1.||typewrite - 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