Definition Of handy


close at hand.

keep credit cards handy

convenient to handle or use; useful.

a handy desktop encyclopedia


he's handy with a needle

Example Of handy

  • A Local post office is a vital cornerstone to everyday life, a familiar, handy and extremely useful service.

  • And it comes with this handy song learning function.

  • And, a jig saw or coping saw is just about the only tool you'll need, so don't fret if you are not particularly handy with a hammer and saw.

  • As for horseracing, Clonmel, Thurles, Gowran Park and Cork racecourses are all within a handy drive.

  • But Blind Fury - where he plays a blind Vietnam vet who is handy with a samurai sword - is dumb in a good way.

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