noun \-ˌkraft\

Definition of HANDCRAFT

Examples of HANDCRAFT

  1. <we learned about traditional handcrafts like barrel-making and leather-working at the colonial history museum>

First Known Use of HANDCRAFT

before 12th century

Related to HANDCRAFT



: to make (something) by using your hands

Full Definition of HANDCRAFT

transitive verb
:  to fashion by handicraft

Examples of HANDCRAFT

  1. She handcrafted a set of bowls out of red clay.

First Known Use of HANDCRAFT



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