Definition of 'handmade'
Video: pronunciation of 'handmade'
Example sentences containing 'handmade'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
They were clearly unique and handmade but not beautiful. The Sun (2012)That and an unsolicited hug and one of his handmade cards. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Wall hangings are back in fashion and you can get some beautiful handmade pieces that work well in contemporary interiors. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Most students will go on to work as designers for large companies but some will join the elite group making handmade shoes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But there's also a place for something beautiful like a handmade suit. Times, Sunday Times (2011)When buying, plump for something handmade and crafted with care. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The house is filled with antiques and pieces of handmade furniture, and original artwork and paintings adorn the walls. Times, Sunday Times (2006)My shoes are handmade and have a layer of padding under the heel and toe, which makes a huge difference. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It was all handmade and hand-painted. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It was also comfortable, with three double bedrooms, a bespoke kitchen and handmade furniture. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Antique and handmade furniture, including a writing desk and sofa, complete the shabby chic look. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In the basement, there's a great selection of handmade shoe brands. Times, Sunday Times (2015)His shoes look handmade, although he says they're not. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They build their own wooden houses, and their handmade furniture sells all over the US. Times, Sunday Times (2008)That's why I have handmade shoes. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I was reluctant, because she was so doubled over that her entire world-view must have extended no farther than her handmade shoes. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Trends of 'handmade'
Used Occasionally. handmade is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'handmade'
British English: handmade /ˌhændˈmeɪd/ ADJECTIVE
If something is handmade, it is made without using machines.
...a pair of handmade shoes.
- American English: handmade
- Arabic: يَدَوِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: feito à mão
- Chinese: 手工制作的
- Croatian: ručno rađen
- Czech: ručně vyrobený
- Danish: håndlavet
- Dutch: handgemaakt
- European Spanish: hecho a mano
- Finnish: käsintehty
- French: fait à la main
- German: handgearbeitet
- Greek: χειροποίητος
- Italian: artigianale
- Japanese: 手製の
- Korean: 손으로 만든
- Norwegian: håndlaget
- Polish: ręcznej roboty
- European Portuguese: feito à mão
- Romanian: manual
- Russian: сделанный вручную
- Spanish: hecho a mano
- Swedish: handgjord
- Thai: ที่ทำด้วยมือ
- Turkish: el yapımı
- Ukrainian: зроблений вручну
- Vietnamese: làm bằng tay
Definition of handmade from the Collins English Dictionary
5 unusual words & phrases to upgrade your World Cup 2018 banter
Impress your friends, family and colleagues with this unusual collection of football lingo.
VAR, planebae & a peng sort: July’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this July with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.