Let's leave poor writelines alone. It's an old API, if you want something different, there are a zillion other ways (e.g. print(*x, sep="\n") ).

I wonder how much research the OP did before they claimed "writelines is a very big misnomer to many python developers".

On Tue, Jul 13, 2021 at 8:46 AM MRAB <python@mrabarnett.plus.com> wrote:
On 2021-07-13 15:11, sandhoners123@gmail.com wrote:
> Maybe (to be consistent with other functions like print), end= since that would allow even custom line endings
I'm not sure about the name 'end'. The 'print' function has 'end', but
it's printed only at the end(!); .writelines would write it after every
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