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English definition of “single-handed”


adjective [not gradable]    /ˈsɪŋ·ɡəlˈhæn·dɪd/
involving only one person's work or effort : The round-the-world single-handed race is sailing's ultimate challenge . single-handedly    /ˈsɪŋ·ɡəlˈhæn·dɪd·li/ adverb She single-handedly supported the family after her husband’s death .
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