handwrought

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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

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