handiwork handiwork  /ˈhæn di ˌwɜrk/


  • (n) a work produced by hand labor



  1. Some clinics in Pattaya will undo Mother Nature's handiwork for $1,000.
  2. The upcoming polls are the handiwork of the very military whose overthrow spurred Abhisit's political passions more than three decades ago.
  3. But they couldn't tell whether they were seeing variations on one changeable virus or the handiwork of several different viruses that had made the jump from primates to man.


  1. Home Invasion Verdict for Fort Walton Beach Man

    Jonathan Fennell is looking at 30 years in prison after beating and stealing from an elderly man he did handiwork for.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WJHG Panama City

  2. Tyrann Mathieu 'buzzing around' for Arizona Cardinals

    Arizona Cardinals rookie defensive back Tyrann Mathieu reportedly has impressed the coaching staff -- and starting quarterback Carson Palmer -- with his handiwork in the secondary.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: NFL.com

  3. The man behind Rask's mask

    MIDDLETON -- Dom Malerba was famous this week. At least his handiwork was. The cover of Sports Illustrated showed a large closeup of Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask, making a save while inside the net. Malerba's part in the colorful shot was Rask's
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Eagle-Tribune


  1. "They're the handiwork of lobbyists, with all the inconsistency and irrationality that involves," McCain said.
    on Jun 23, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Washington Post

  2. Without mentioning Pakistan by name, Singh said the embassy attacks in Kabul in February "were the handiwork of those who do not wish to see the emergence of a strong, independent and pluralistic Afghanistan".
    on Apr 26, 2010 By: Manmohan Singh Source: Aljazeera.net

  3. "It's all too obvious that it is the handiwork of the Indian intelligence," retired general Hamid Gul said.
    on Mar 3, 2009 By: Hamid Gul Source: International Herald Tribune

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