Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


They say she writes down in a book everything she does every day.

Sachs makes him sing it, and writes down the words on a piece of paper.

As he gives her the word, she writes down the declination and right ascension, and the other circumstances of the observation.

When this young lady heard that, she was merry at once, and writes down this name at once.

But here he wets his pencil and writes down the order without question.

He writes down his reflections just as they occur to him, without formulating them or drawing any conclusion from them as a whole.

Whilst still almost a boy, he writes down solemn resolutions, and practises himself in severe self-inspection.

Each narrator, as soon as he has whispered his version of the tale, writes down what he has whispered.

And even now the heart swells with wrath, the very pen grates angrily upon the paper, as one writes down these blasphemous doings.

“The noble Shillah race” has become quite a catch-word with every one who sees a Berber and writes down his impressions.