Definition of handwork in English:
Work done with the hands: the transition from handwork to machine production
More example sentences
- That Morris had an inherent preference for handwork over machine work cannot be doubted.
- I have also mixed a lot of handwork and embroidery,’ she says.
- Each garment has ornamentation through different texturing techniques including crinkling, tucking, thread work and handwork.
- Example sentences
- The Elite models sport a fancy finish, G-style decocking lever and handworked actions with fabulous trigger pulls in double and single action.
- As a result, many retailers figure the only way to grab top dollar is to move up - into clothes with better fabric, handworked details, eye-catching designs, or simply a trendier image.
- The grounds of this estate have been handworked and the man-made pond installed with attention to detail.
Words that rhyme with handworkpatchwork • waxwork
Definition of handwork in:
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