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Much of his work, while in the Berkshires, was done in longhand.

I gave her a short dictation, which she took down in longhand.

Then, recovering from her abstraction, “I can write as fast in it now as in longhand.”

Well, I wrote it out in longhand and carried it to the secretary and she typed it up.

“It struck me as peculiar that it was written in longhand instead of on a typewriter,” Penny explained.

Is any of this application blank, that is any of the longhand on it, in the hand of your mother other than her signature?

The length of the arms and the surname “Longhand” here given to Darius are assigned by others to Artaxerxes.

Exhibit 711, your report, was that written out in longhand or dictated to a girl?

Well, some of them were typewritten, some of them were written in longhand pencil, some of it was written in pen.

Now, Mrs. Paine, the portion of the letter in blue ink in longhand is in whose handwriting?

WORD ORIGIN

also long-hand, of handwriting, 1660s, from long (adj.) + hand (n.).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR LONGHAND

hand

nounhandwriting
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