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English definition of “handy”

handy

adjective [after verb] (SKILFUL)    /ˈhæn.di/
able to use something skilfully: Jonathan's good at wallpapering but he's not so handy with a paintbrush. Susannah's very handy (= good at doing things which need skilled use of the hands) about the house.Skilled, talented and able
(Definition of handy adjective (SKILFUL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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