handicraft Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “handicraft” - Learner’s Dictionary

handicraft

noun     /ˈhændɪkrɑːft/
[C] an activity that involves making things with your hands and that needs skill and artistic abilityCrafts
handicrafts
things that people make with their hands: a sale of handicraftsCrafts
Translations of “handicraft”
in Vietnamese nghề thủ công…
in Spanish artesanía…
in Thai หัตถกรรม…
in Malaysian kraf tangan…
in French travail manuel…
in German die Handarbeit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 手工藝, 手工藝品…
in Indonesian kerajinan tangan…
in Russian ремесло, рукоделие…
in Turkish el becerisi, el sanatı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 手工艺, 手工艺品…
in Polish rękodzieło…
(Definition of handicraft from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

environment

the air, water, and land in or on which people, animals, and plants live

Word of the Day

decision fatigue noun
decision fatigue noun
May 30, 2016
a decreased ability to make decisions as a result of having too many decisions to make Our brains have a finite number of decisions they can make before they get depleted and become less discerning – so this is called decision fatigue.

Read More