Definition of penmanship
1 : the art or practice of writing with the pen
2 : quality or style of handwriting
Examples of penmanship in a sentence
My third grade teacher thought it was important for us to learn penmanship.
<doctors are famous for their illegible penmanship>
First Known Use of penmanship
PENMANSHIP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of penmanship for English Language Learners
: the art or practice of writing by hand
: the quality or style of someone's handwriting
PENMANSHIP Defined for Kids
Definition of penmanship for Students
: style or quality of handwriting
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