Word of the Day: Handwriting

hand-writ-ing / ˈhand-ˌrī-tiŋ




  1. the practice of forming letters with a pen or pencil

Handwriting (and trying to improve it) is a tedious and time-intensive task – so getting adequately motivated is the first real step.

Michelle No, ?-, buzzfeed.com/michelleno/handwriting-for-adults


  1. words formed by using a pen or pencil

…bad handwriting should be regarded as a sign of an imperfect education.

Mahatma Gandhi, 1869-1948


  1. the particular style in which one writes

[Style] is like your signature, your handwriting or it is something that you develop that is your way of presenting yourself…

Robert Barry, 1936-