Translation of "handy" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈhæn·di/ us /ˈhæn·di/ comparative handier, superlative handiest

useful or easy to use

práctico, útil
a handy container/tool

UK informal near or easy to get to

cercano, a mano
It’s a nice house and it’s handy for the station.

(Translation of “handy” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈhӕndi/ (comparative handier, superlative handiest)

ready (to use); in a convenient place

a mano, cercano
I like to keep my tools handy
This house is handy for the shops.

easy to use; useful

práctico; útil
a handy tool.
handiness noun

conveniencia; facilidad en el manejo
One big advantage of the villa is its handiness for the beach.
handyman /ˈmӕn/ noun (plural handymen)

a man who does jobs, for himself or other people, especially around the house

We called in a handyman to put up some shelves.
come in handy

to be useful

servir, ser útil
I’ll keep these bottles – they might come in handy.

(Translation of “handy” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)