Bedeutung von “handful” im Essential English Dictionary


noun uk /ˈhændfʊl/

the amount of something that you can hold in one hand:

a handful of nuts
a handful of something

a small number of people or things:

Only a handful of people came to the meeting.
a handful informal

someone who is difficult to control, especially a child:

Daisy is only three, but she’s quite a handful.

(Definition von “handful” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)