longhand

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈlɒŋhænd/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈlɔŋˌhænd, ˈlɑŋ-/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(lônghand′, long-)


WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
long•hand /ˈlɔŋˌhænd, ˈlɑŋ-/USA pronunciation   n. [uncountable]
  1. writing of the ordinary kind, in which words are written out in full:His longhand was hardly readable.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
long•hand  (lônghand′, long-),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. writing of the ordinary kind, in which words are written out in full (distinguished from shorthand).

adj. 
  1. using longhand:longhand writing.
  2. written in longhand:a longhand account of the meeting.
  • long1 + hand 1660–70

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
longhand /ˈlɒŋˌhænd/ n
  1. ordinary handwriting, in which letters, words, etc, are set down in full, as opposed to shorthand or to typing
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