one-handed

[ wuhn-han-did ]
/ ˈwʌnˈhæn dɪd /

adjective

having or using only one hand: The left fielder made a one-handed catch of the fly ball.

adverb

with one hand: to drive one-handed.

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Origin of one-handed

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50
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