Definitions of "writ"
  1. A formal written document that originated in England during the Anglo-Saxon era, depicting the king's grants, decrees, and orders
  2. A compulsory written order issued by the authority of a court or legal officer, demanding the recipient to either carry out or abstain from some specific action
How to use "writ" in a sentence
  1. The king's decided actions were articulated through a writ.
  2. The court issued a writ to the defendant, commanding him to cease a specific activity.
  3. The officer served a writ, demanding that required actions must be taken.

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