- conveniently or easily within reach
- easy to manoeuvre, handle, or use: a handy tool
- skilful with one's hands
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2019
hand•y /ˈhændi/USA pronunciation adj., -i•er, -i•est.WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
hand•y (han′dē),USA pronunciation adj., hand•i•er, hand•i•est.
Han•dy (han′dē),USA pronunciation n.
Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
handy /ˈhændɪ/ adj (handier, handiest)
Handy /ˈhændɪ/ n
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Collocations: (this) could [prove, be] handy, might come in handy (when), it might come in handy to [know, use, have, keep], more...
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