handwriting has definitions from the field of writing
[ noun ] (writing) something written by hand


hand script


"she recognized his handwriting" "his hand was illegible"

Used in print


The handwriting is on_the_wall .

(Marvin Schiller, "The Sheep's in the Meadow,"...)

My memory has catalogued for easy reference and withdrawal the image of her pink , scented stationery and the unsloped , almost printed configurations of her neat , studious handwriting with which she invited me to recall our summer , so many sentences beginning with `` Remember when '' ; and_others concerning camp friends who resided in her suburban neighborhood , and news of her commencing again her piano_lessons , her private_school , a visit to Boston to see her grandparents and an uncle who was a surgeon returned on furlough , wounded , from the war in Europe .

[ noun ] (writing) the activity of writing by hand


: "handwriting can be slow and painful for one with arthritis"