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Translation of "handful" - English-Spanish dictionary

handful

noun   /ˈhænd·fʊl/
the amount of something that you can hold in one hand puñado a handful of nuts
a handful
a small number of people or things un pequeño número Only a handful of people came to the meeting.
a handful informal
someone who is difficult to control, especially a child un revoltoso, una revoltosa Daisy is only three, but she’s quite a handful.
(Definition of handful from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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