Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / penmanship
FEEDBACK

penmanship

See definition of penmanship on Dictionary.com

synonyms for penmanship

  • calligraphy
  • chirography
  • longhand
  • script
  • writing
  • pencraft
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING penmanship

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
Don't Feel Thwarted By This Quiz On "Benefit" Opposites
START THE QUIZ

How to use penmanship in a sentence

The space to write is miniscule, so I will, to the best of my ability, use my capacity for penmanship that I learned during my career.
LOCKED UP IN THE LAND OF LIBERTY: PART IIMICHAEL K. LAVERSJULY 14, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
I have impressively terrible penmanship—my 12th grade English teacher compared it to something you’d find on a “criminal manifesto”—and it has only gotten worse since then.
THE NEW IPAD AIR IS THE BEST TABLET FOR MOST PEOPLESTAN HORACZEKOCTOBER 30, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
And Miss Winter opened a French exercise-book, certainly containing anything but elegant specimens of penmanship.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
I wrote that letter of introduction—I haven't studied penmanship for nothing, you know.
MRS. RAFFLESJOHN KENDRICK BANGS
You are to come three nights a week, for lessons in arithmetic and penmanship.
FROM FARM TO FORTUNEHORATIO ALGER JR.
He then advised the boy to take lessons in penmanship, in order to improve his writing.
FIFTY-TWO STORY TALKS TO BOYS AND GIRLSHOWARD J. CHIDLEY
And that belief is soon taken from him by his instructor of penmanship, who has a turn to liberal ideas.
THE HISTORY OF YIDDISH LITERATURE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURYLEO WIENER
The paper was the white ruled variety, to be found in country stores, but the penmanship was clear and business-like.
THE WHITE SHIELDMYRTLE REED
There was a note attached, in His Majesty's handwriting—such beautiful penmanship, too.
WITH A VENGEANCEJ. B. WOODLEY
The penmanship was large, rough, and angular, evidently that of a man more accustomed to grasping the sword than the goose quill.
IN HOSTILE REDJOSEPH ALTSHELER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PENMANSHIP

  • calligraphy
  • characters
  • chirography
  • fist
  • hand
  • letters
  • longhand
  • penmanship
  • writing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.