handwriting

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noun hand·writ·ing \ˈhand-ˌrī-tiŋ\

Definition of handwriting

  1. 1 :  writing done by hand; especially :  the form of writing peculiar to a particular person

  2. 2 :  something written by hand

handwriting on the wall

Examples of handwriting in a sentence

  1. Her handwriting is nearly impossible to read.

  2. she immediately recognized the handwriting on the envelope as that of her old college roommate

15th Century

First Known Use of handwriting

15th century



HANDWRITING Defined for English Language Learners

handwriting

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noun hand·writ·ing \ˈhand-ˌrī-tiŋ\

Definition of handwriting for English Language Learners

  • : the way a person's writing looks


HANDWRITING Defined for Kids

handwriting

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noun hand·writ·ing \ˈhand-ˌrī-tiŋ\

Definition of handwriting for Students

  1. :  a person's writing



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