[ wuhn-han-did ]
/ ˈwʌnˈhæn dɪd /


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


with one hand: to drive one-handed.


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Origin of one-handed

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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