write-off

Write-off


– definition :

  • (noun)
    1. the act of cancelling from an account a bad debt or a worthless asset (context:act)
    2. (accounting) reduction in the book value of an asset (context:possession)

write-off

write off

Write off


– definition :

  • (verb)
    1. reduce the estimated value of something (context:change)
    2. concede the loss or worthlessness of something or somebody (context:cognition)
    3. write something fluently, and without hesitation (context:creation)
    4. cancel (a debt) (context:social)


– Sample : “write off”

  • For tax purposes you can write off the laser printer
  • write it off as a loss
write off