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Meaning of HANDIWORK

Pronunciation:  'handee`wurk

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a work produced by hand labor
 

HANDIWORK is a 9 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: handcraft, handicraft, handwork
 
 See Also: piece of work, work

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Hand"i*work`\, n. [OE. handiwerc, AS. handgeweorc;
hand hand + geweorc work; prefix ge- + weorc. See {Work}.]
Work done by the hands; hence, any work done personally.

      The firmament showeth his handiwork.     --Ps. xix. 1.

 
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