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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A worker skilled in various odd jobs and other small tasks.

Usage examples (29)
  • Isn't there a lot of competition in 'handyman' websites?
  • The difference between an independent yeoman and a second-rate handyman is independence.
  • Dan was making good money, for a handyman, that is.
  • I will call the handyman less often, harming his kids. for more
Tutoring comment
  • Note: A "handyman" is a person who does odd jobs. A "handy man" is a man who handle tools well.
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