Definition of freehand in English:

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freehand

Pronunciation: /ˈfrēˌhand/

adjective& adverb

(Especially with reference to drawing) done manually without the aid of instruments such as rulers: [as adjective]: a freehand sketch [as adverb]: the pictures should be drawn freehand
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  • Custom tattooing (like freehand drawing without a stencil) is increasingly popular with customers, especially those with multiple tattoos.
  • As is characteristic of Johns's graphic work of this time, the drawings feature freehand scribbles, carefully limned curves, erasures and tonal blurring.
  • Besides cropping or rotating, you can add text or freehand drawings to your photos, say, to make personalized postcards.

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Syllabification: free·hand

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