American Idioms – Idiom Wizard Lists Over 5,500 Idioms & Slang Descriptions



A.) Discount a loss in bookkeeping. “We dated for one year and never worked out, so I just wrote it off and left him.”

B.) Forget about a bad experience or discount an undependable participant. “OK our new product didn’t work, let’s write it off and invent something else.” (Compare to Move on.)

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