writing paper

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Origin of writing paper

First recorded in 1540–50
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Related Words for writing paper

stationery, notepaper

Examples from the Web for writing paper

Historical Examples of writing paper

  • The sheet of paper which Green had used was an ordinary piece of writing-paper.

    The Grell Mystery

    Frank Froest

  • You'll find some writing-paper and ink in the desk behind you.

    The Grell Mystery

    Frank Froest

  • Writing-paper is inscribed with a deep band, also visiting cards.

  • Please bring me out a pen and ink and writing-paper, will you?

    The Call of the Blood

    Robert Smythe Hichens

  • He is terribly miserly of his writing-paper, and on that very account I must have some now.

    The Wit of Women

    Kate Sanborn

British Dictionary definitions for writing paper

writing paper

  1. paper sized to take writing ink and used for letters and other manuscripts
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