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Definition of the adjective handy

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Handy is one of the top 1000 most common adjectives in the English language.

adjective - degrees: more handy / handier | most handy / handiest

  1. easy to reach
  2. useful and convenient
  3. skillful with the hands
    • example: handy with an axe
    • similar: adroit

Alternative definition of the adjective handy

adjective

  1. Easy to use, useful.
    • Nearby, within reach.
    • [dialect] dexterous, skilful

    Place

    Handy is an unincorporated community in Perry Township, Monroe County, Indiana.

    Characters

    1. Handy is a fictional character from the 2012 film Candy.
    2. Handy is a fictional character from the 1986 film Maximum Overdrive.
    3. Handy is a fictional film character.

    There are other characters with in their name, like Handy Andy, handy-andy and Wayne Handy.

    Music

    1. "Handy" is a song by American musician "Weird Al" Yankovic from his fourteenth studio album, Mandatory Fun. The song is a parody of the 2014 single "Fancy" by Iggy Azalea, featuring Charli XCX. Yankovic met Azalea in person for permission to spoof the song, and he completed his track shortly before the album was mastered and released. "Handy" focuses on a character who brags about his abilities regarding various handyman tasks. The music video was released on July 17, 2014 and features Yankovic assuming the character portrayed in the song. "Handy" received a mixed response from music critics.
    2. "Handy" is a composition.

    Film

    "Handy" is a 2013 comedy adventure fantasy film written and directed by Vincenzo Cosentino.

    Miscellanea

    Handy is a company based in New York, USA, that provides companies and individuals access to on-demand personal assistants and cleaning services. Founded by Oisin Hanrahan, Umang Dua, Ignacio Leonhardt, and Weina Scott, the company has raised over $40million dollars from General Catalyst Partners, Highland Capital Partners, and Revolution LLC. As of September 2014, the company is available in 26 cities with over 150 employees worldwide.

    Phrases with Handy

    Phrases starting with the word Handy:

    1. Handy Dandy
    2. handy-dandy

    Phrases ending with the word Handy:

    1. come in handy
    2. to come in handy

    Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Handy

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    Google previewMoney-Making Opportunities for Teens Who Are Handy (2013)

    by Philip Wolny

    Being handy means much more and can include many different types of work. Handy people are also known for being good with tools and machinery. There are many reasons that working with one's hands can be a good choice for both the ...

    Google previewA dictionary of daily blunders, by the author of 'A handy book of synonyms'. [With] A handy book of common English synonyms [and] A handy classical dictionary. [3 pt. Issued together in a publisher's casing with the general title Handbook for writers and readers]. (1880)

    A Handy Book OF COMMON ENGLISH SYNONYMS cONTaINING abOuT THIRTY-THREE THOUSAND ORDINARY WORDS IN GENERAL USE. LONDON : WHITTAKER & CO. AVE MARIA LANE PREFACE Besides enabling a writer or ...

    Google previewA Handy Dictionary of the English Language (1877)

    Giving the Spelling, Pronunciation and Meanings of the Words, Useful Tables, the Metric System, Etc. and Many Engravings : from the Latest Edition of the Large Dictionary of Noah Webster by Noah Webster, Loomis Joseph Campbell

    HANDY DICTIONARY or THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE; GIVING THE SPELLING, PRONUNCIATION, AND MEANINGS OF THE WORDS, USEFUL TABLES, THE METRIC SYSTEM, ETC.. AND MANY ENGRAVINGS. FEOM THE LATEST ...

    Google previewA handy dictionary of Anglo-Saxon poetry based on Groschopp's Grein (1886)

    by C.W. Grein, F. Groschopp, J.A. Harrison, W.M. Baskerville

    Baskerville A HANDY DICTIONARY AN GLO-SAXON POETRY: GROSCHOPPÉ GREIN. EDITED, REVISED,. A handy dictionary of Anglo-Saxon poetry based on Groschopp's Grein. Front Cover.

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    Quotes about Handy

    I always keep a supply of stimulant handy in case I see a snake--which I also keep handy. (W.C. Fields)
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    Scrabble value of H4A1N1D2Y4

    The value of this 5-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

    Anagrams of HANDY

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