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noun as in hand

noun as in penmanship

noun as in script

noun as in writing


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Example Sentences

Still, as a backup, he continued to take copious notes in his unhurried longhand.

DH: I write longhand on legal pads, about half at home and half in cafés.

When I could write longhand, I did that sometimes and then paid a typist.

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

I hand you a picture of a letter in longhand which has been identified as Commission Exhibit 103.

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

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.

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On this page you'll find 57 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to longhand, such as: calligraphy, chirography, and script.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.