copy out (by hand)(redirected from copies out by hand)
copy out (by hand)
To write something by hand (as opposed to typing). A noun or pronoun can be used between "copy" and "out." My grandmother used to copy out all of her recipes by hand on index cards.
copy something out (by hand)
to copy something in handwriting. I have to copy this out again. I lost the first copy. Please copy out this article for me.