write up

Definition

Make an upward adjustment in the accounting value of an asset. A write up sometimes occurs when the asset was not initially properly valued in the company's books based on GAAP. opposite of write down.

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You should try and make a good write up about a project so that everyone knows what to expect from it.

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I had to write up a list of duties for him to do that would allow him to be his own man and thrive forever.

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The write up was made to the asset as it had been depreciated sub optimally, we changed our depreciation methods after that.

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