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


Steve was writing down figures, adding them and making notations.

"Bobby Livingston," said the Colonel, writing down the name on his list.

He was writing down the names of the men as they were hired.

She was writing down some orderings for the tradespeople on a piece of paper.

So it really seems to you that what happened to me in 1860 is worth while writing down?

I thought I would warn other women by writing down the story.

They were writing down the translation as fast as they could scribble—at least some of them were.

While the child is doing these operations he is writing down the results.

It was used only for writing down matters that were important.

And now it has led to my writing down the recollections of them in a book.