Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “handily”

See all translations

handily

adverb uk   /ˈhæn.dɪ.li/ us  

handily adverb (IN A USEFUL WAY)

in a useful or convenient way: An additional power switch for the radio is handily located next to the steering wheel.

handily adverb (EASILY)

US easily: The New York Yankees handily defeated the Boston Red Sox.
Translations of “handily”
in Chinese (Traditional) 方便地,輕易地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 方便地,轻易地…
(Definition of handily from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of handily?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

past participle

the form of a verb, usually made by adding -ed, used in some grammatical structures such as the passive and the present perfect

Word of the Day

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More