handwrought

adjective hand·wrought \ ˈhand-ˈrȯt \

Definition of handwrought

: fashioned by hand or chiefly by hand processes
  • handwrought silver

Examples of handwrought in a Sentence

  1. ordered handwrought andirons for the fireplace in their restored 18th-century saltbox

First Known Use of handwrought

1876

handwrought Synonyms



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up handwrought? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to remove or wipe out

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Find the Cousins

  • a-large-tree-with-many-branches
  • Which pair shares a common word ancestor?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!