Origin of four-handed
Examples from the Web for four-handed
We shot a good deal of game—quadruped, four-handed, and feathered.On the Banks of the Amazon|W.H.G. Kingston
They have hitherto been classed together in the same order with Apes which Blumenbach called Quadrumana (four-handed).The History of Creation, Vol. II (of 2)|Ernst Haeckel
In the four-handed game either each player plays for himself, or two adjacent players play against the other two.
A four-handed game of snooker is in as rapid progress as is reasonably possible.
They are the smallest and most lively of the four-handed family, and in all caravans, they are the favorites of young observers.Illustrative Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom|Samuel Griswold Goodrich