Part of speech: noun

Work done by the hands.

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Usage examples "handiwork":

  1. It was truly moving to see such a collection of R. 's busy handiwork, exquisite and loving, in the way of drawing, sketching, engraving and note- taking, and also such a varied lot of photographs of him, especially in his old age. - "The Letters of William James, Vol. II", William James.
  2. Away from home to build, My handiwork shall win my bread, My heart with hope be filled. - "The Sand-Hills of Jutland", Hans Christian Andersen.
  3. The departed heaved a deep sigh, and gazed silently at his handiwork. - "Montezuma's Castle and Other Weird Tales", Charles B. Cory.