Sentence Examples


  • Every member of the congregation of Israel must labour, as God has appointed, at some handicraft or profession to provide for his home.
  • No Afghan will pursue a handicraft or keep a shop, though the Ghilzai Povindahs engage largely in travelling trade and transport of goods.
  • Such as it was, this was about the only manufacturing or handicraft in California.
  • Like every Jew, Spinoza had learned a handicraft; he was a grinder of lenses for optical instruments, and was thus enabled to earn an income sufficient for his modest wants.
  • There are some tanneries, some preparation of preserves and other fruit products, and some old handicraft industries like the making of hats; but these have been of comparatively scant importance.