Meaning of “handwritten” in the English Dictionary

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"handwritten" in British English

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handwrittenadjective

uk /ˌhændˈrɪt.ən/ us /ˌhændˈrɪt̬.ən/

Examples from literature

  • This time, when it was pulled back out of the ground, it was carrying a short handwritten message. 

(Definition of “handwritten” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"handwritten" in American English

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handwrittenadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈhændˌrɪt·ən/

written by someone using a pen or pencil:

a handwritten thank-you note

(Definition of “handwritten” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)