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handless

[ hand-lis ]
/ ˈhænd lɪs /
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adjective
without a hand or hands.
clumsy; awkward: to be handless at a task.
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Origin of handless

First recorded in 1375–1425, handless is from the late Middle English word hand(e)les.See hand, -less
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