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Handwriting vs. Penmanship

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Handwritingnoun

The act or process of writing done with the hand, rather than typed or word-processed.

Penmanshipnoun

The art or skill of good handwriting; calligraphy.

Handwritingnoun

The characteristic writing of a particular person.

Penmanshipnoun

The use of the pen in writing; the art of writing; style or manner of writing; chirography; as, good or bad penmanship.

Handwritingnoun

Text that was written by hand.

Penmanshipnoun

beautiful handwriting

Handwritingverb

present participle of handwrite

Penmanship

Penmanship is the technique of writing with the hand using a writing instrument. Today, this is most commonly done with a pen, or pencil, but throughout history has included many different implements.

Handwritingnoun

The cast or form of writing peculiar to each hand or person; chirography.

Handwritingnoun

That which is written by hand; manuscript.

Handwritingnoun

something written by hand;

‘she recognized his handwriting’; ‘his hand was illegible’;

Handwritingnoun

the activity of writing by hand;

‘handwriting can be slow and painful for one with arthritis’;

Handwritingnoun

writing with a pen or pencil

‘this method of duplicating can reproduce typewriting, handwriting, or drawings’;

Handwritingnoun

a person's particular style of writing

‘her handwriting was small and neat’;

Handwriting

Handwriting is the writing done with a writing instrument, such as a pen or pencil, in the hand. Handwriting includes both printing and cursive styles and is separate from formal calligraphy or typeface.

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