Definition of writ:
- 3d pers. sing. pres. of Write, for writeth.
- An instrument in writing, under seal, in an epistolary form, issued from the proper authority, commanding the performance or nonperformance of some act by the person to whom it is directed; as, a writ of entry, of error, of execution, of injunction, of mandamus, of return, of summons, and the like.
- imp. & p. p. of Write.
- of Write
- That which is written; writing; scripture; - applied especially to the Scriptures, or the books of the Old and New testaments; as, sacred writ.
- order (part of speech: verb)
- lawsuit (part of speech: noun)
- "Sonny, A Christmas Guest", Ruth McEnery Stuart.
- "The Mysterious Rider", Zane Grey.
- "Foes", Mary Johnston.