Translation of "handful" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

handful

noun uk /ˈhænd.fʊl/ us /ˈhænd.fʊl/
AMOUNT 数量

[ C ] an amount of something that can be held in one hand

一把(之量)
He pulled out a handful of coins from his pocket. 他从口袋里掏出一把硬币。
A FEW 少量

B2 [ S ] a small number of people or things

少数,少量
She invited all her friends to her party, but only a handful of them turned up. 她请了很多朋友参加她的聚会,但只有少数几个到场。
DIFFICULT PERSON 难对付的人

[ S ] a person, often a child, who is difficult to control

难对付的人(常指小孩)
Her older son is fine but the little one is a bit of a handful. 她的大儿子很好,但小儿子有点难管。

(Translation of “handful” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)