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English definition of “handle”


verb [T]     /ˈhændl/
DEAL WITH B1 to deal with something: He handled the situation very well. This office handles thousands of enquiries every day .Dealing with things or peopleActing and actsCoping and not copingTolerating and enduring
TOUCH to touch , hold , or pick up something: You must wash your hands before handling food .Touching and feelingShowing affection
BUY to buy and sell goods : He's been charged with handling stolen goods .Buying and selling in general
(Definition of handle verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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