Handicraft

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Handicraft Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a craft that requires skillful hands
  • a work produced by hand labor

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a work produced by hand labor ,
  • a craft that requires skillful hands

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Handicraft Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Handicraft is a type of craft where people make things using only their hands or basic tools. The items are usually decorative and have a particular use. Usually the term refers to traditional methods of making things. The items often have cultural or religious value. Things made by mass production or machines are not handicraft goods. Also, handicraft things are different from "arts and crafts" because they are meant to be used for something.



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Handicraft Sample Sentences in News


  • Saudi- NCB Bari to train and support women artisans
    (MENAFN - Arab News) National Handicraft Program (Bari) and National Commercial Bank (NCB) have signed an agreement to provide training to low-income group women artisans in the Ki... Read more on this news related to 'Handicraft'
  • Bari announces Souk Okaz handicraft awards
    Winners for this year’s Souk Okaz handicraft creativity award were announced on Monday by the National Handicraft Program Bari, a flagship program of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA). These awards are conferred annually to highlight the works of creative artisans and recognize their efforts in the field. Prince Sultan bin Salman, SCTA pres Read more on this news related to 'Handicraft'
  • Handicraft exporters take e-commerce route to tap domestic market
    The Hindu Online shopping space in India is expanding at a massive scale and the journey is not yet over. Read more on this news related to 'Handicraft'

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