Definition of Handiness in English :

Define Handiness in English

Handiness meaning in English

Meaning of Handiness in English

Pronunciation of Handiness in English

Handiness pronunciation in English

Pronounce Handiness in English


see synonyms of handiness


1. handiness

skillfulness with the hands

Example Sentences:
'he can do any sort of work requiring handiness and dexterity'

2. accessibility, availability, availableness, handiness

the quality of being at hand when needed

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of handiness
the quality of being handy

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see synonyms of handiness
adj. hand·i·er, hand·i·est
1. Easily or effectively used; convenient or useful: a handy tool; a handy reference book.
2. Easy to manage or handle. Used of a ship.
3. Readily accessible or convenient in location: kept his cellphone handy; found a handy spot for the hammer.
4. Skillful in using one's hands; manually adroit. See Synonyms at dexterous.

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