Handwriting vs. Writing

Handwriting vs. Writing — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Handwriting and Writing

Handwritingnoun

Writing done with the hand.

Writingnoun

The act or process of producing and recording words in a form that can be read and understood

At first, most students find writing difficult.

Handwritingnoun

The writing characteristic of a particular person.

Writingnoun

The occupation or style of someone who writes, especially for publication.

Handwritingnoun

The act or process of writing done with the hand, rather than typed or word-processed.

Writingnoun

Written form

Put it in writing.

Handwritingnoun

The characteristic writing of a particular person.

Writingnoun

Handwriting; penmanship

writing that has many flourishes.

Handwritingnoun

Text that was written by hand.

Writingnoun

Meaningful letters or characters that constitute readable matter

erased the writing on the blackboard.

Handwritingverb

present participle of handwrite

Writingnoun

A written work, especially a literary composition

collected all the author's writings.

Handwritingnoun

something written by hand;

she recognized his handwritinghis hand was illegible

Writingnoun

Writings (used with a sing. or pl. verb) Bible The third of the three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures, composed of Psalms, Proverbs, Job, Song of Solomon, Ruth, Lamentations, Ecclesiastes, Esther, Daniel, Ezra, Nehemiah, and Chronicles. See Table at Bible.

Handwritingnoun

the activity of writing by hand;

handwriting can be slow and painful for one with arthritis

Writingnoun

(uncountable) Graphism of symbols such as letters that express some meaning.

Writingnoun

(uncountable) Something written, such as a document, article or book.

Writingnoun

(uncountable) The process of representing a language with symbols or letters.

Writingnoun

(countable) A work of an author.

Writingnoun

(countable) The style of writing of a person.

I can't read your writing.

Writingnoun

Intended for or used in writing.

a writing table

Writingverb

inflection of write||pres|part

Writingnoun

the act of creating written works;

writing was a form of therapy for himit was a matter of disputed authorship

Writingnoun

the work of a writer; anything expressed in letters of the alphabet (especially when considered from the point of view of style and effect);

the writing in her novels is excellentthat editorial was a fine piece of writing

Writingnoun

(usually plural) the collected work of an author;

the idea occurs with increasing frequency in Hemingway's writings

Writingnoun

letters or symbols written or imprinted on a surface to represent the sounds or words of a language;

he turned the paper over so the writing wouldn't showthe doctor's writing was illegible

Writingnoun

the activity of putting something in written form;

she did the thinking while he did the writing