What is another word for handiwork?

Pronunciation: [hˈandɪwˌɜːk] (IPA)

Handiwork is a term that describes the products of one's manual labor and creative skills. Although it is a unique and widely used word, there are several synonyms that can be used interchangeably without changing the meaning of the sentence. Some of these synonyms include craftsmanship, handcraft, handwork, handi, artistry, handicraft, skill, expertise, dexterity, finesse, workmanship, and artifice. Each of these terms encapsulates the idea of something made with great care and skill, often for aesthetic or functional purposes. By using these synonyms, writers and speakers can add diversity and nuance to their language while capturing the same essence that handiwork conveys.

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  • Forward Entailment

    • Noun, singular or mass
      work.
    • Verb, base form
      work.
  • Independent

  • Other Related

    • Noun, singular or mass
      devil.

What are the hypernyms for Handiwork?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Handiwork

With its black-tipped ears in line with its back it makes a fascinating little bit of nature's handiwork.
"My Attainment of the Pole"
Frederick A. Cook
Those who have no claim on them are honoured with their hospitality, and now and then one new to that country looks with wonder on their handiwork.
"The Greater Power"
Harold Bindloss W. Herbert Dunton
Their handiwork is not always beautiful, but one wonders to see what they have made of that great desolation.
"The Greater Power"
Harold Bindloss W. Herbert Dunton

Famous quotes with Handiwork

  • He will therefore have to use what knowledge he can achieve, not to shape the results as the craftsman shapes his handiwork, but rather to cultivate a growth by providing the appropriate environment, in the manner in which the gardener does this for his plants.
    Friedrich August von Hayek
  • After the knowledge of, and obedience to, the will of God, the next aim must be to know something of His attributes of wisdom, power, and goodness as evidenced by His handiwork.
    James Prescott Joule
  • The artist, like the God of the creation, remains within or behind or beyond or above his handiwork, invisible, refined out of existence, indifferent, paring his fingernails.
    James Joyce
  • Nature is at work. Character and destiny are her handiwork. She gives us love and hate, jealousy and reverence. All that is ours is the power to choose which impulse we shall follow.
    David Seabury
  • Nature is at work.. Character and destiny are her handiwork. She gives us love and hate, jealousy and reverence. All that is ours is the power to choose which impulse we shall follow.
    David Seabury

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