longhand definition

  • noun:
    • Cursive writing.
    • The written characters utilized in the most popular approach to composing; -- opposed to shorthand, or typing or printing; handwriting.
    • The penned figures utilized in the most popular way of composing; -- in opposition to shorthand.
    • Writing for the ordinary kind, as contradistinguished from shorthand or stenography.
    • quick handwriting in which letters are set down entirely and generally are cursively linked within words without raising the writing apply from the report
  • adverb:
    • to publish one thing yourself in normal characters, instead of shorthand.
    • to publish some thing out by hand (with pen or pen), in place of printing out; handwritten.
  • adjective:
    • having words written out in full manually

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