penmanship

[ pen-muh n-ship ]SEE DEFINITION OF penmanship

Synonyms for penmanship

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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PENMANSHIP

He asked me to judge the writer's character from the penmanship.

You are to come three nights a week, for lessons in arithmetic and penmanship.

We have prepared, for home study, books on bookkeeping, penmanship and shorthand.

Penmanship has always been one of my own deficiencies, and I know how to sympathize with you.

She did; and it affected his penmanship so that the writing grew wabbly.

There are no other specimens of his penmanship in existence.

Haven't you got a sample of your father's penmanship anywhere, Hiram?

Bosco Blithers, professor of penmanship and author of “Pot-hooks and Hangers.”

I never met his equal in penmanship, drawing, and designing.

If you have got any specimens of penmanship of real merit, trot them out!

WORD ORIGIN

1690s, from obsolete penman "copyist, clerk, scrivener" + -ship.

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