Two-hand
Two-hand Two"-hand`, a. Employing two hands; as, the two-hand alphabet. See {Dactylology}. [1913 Webster]

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  • two-hand — two hand; two hand·ed·ly; two hand·ed·ness; …   English syllables

  • two-hand — adjective see two handed 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • two´-hand´ed|ness — two hand|ed «TOO HAN dihd», adjective. 1. having two hands. 2. using both hands equally well; ambidextrous. 3. Figurative. skillful with the hands; dexterous. 4. involving the use of both hands; requiring both hands to wield or manage: »a two… …   Useful english dictionary

  • two-hand|ed — «TOO HAN dihd», adjective. 1. having two hands. 2. using both hands equally well; ambidextrous. 3. Figurative. skillful with the hands; dexterous. 4. involving the use of both hands; requiring both hands to wield or manage: »a two handed sword. 5 …   Useful english dictionary

  • two-hand·ed — /ˈtuːˈhændəd/ adj 1 : using or needing both hands a two handed sword She scored a point with a two handed backhand. He made a two handed catch. 2 : needing two people a …   Useful english dictionary

  • two-hand·er — /ˈtuːˈhændɚ/ noun, pl ers [count] 1 : something that is done with both hands She hit a two hander [=a two handed tennis shot] down the line. 2 : a play that is written to be performed by two actors …   Useful english dictionary

  • Weightlifting at the 1896 Summer Olympics - Men's two hand lift — The men s two hand lift was one of two weightlifting events held as part of the Weightlifting at the 1896 Summer Olympics program. Lifters received three attempts. Each lifter performed one attempt before any began their second attempts. After… …   Wikipedia

  • Weightlifting at the 1904 Summer Olympics - Men's two hand lift — The men s two hand lift was a weightlifting event held as part of the Weightlifting at the 1904 Summer Olympics programme. It was the second time the event was held. 4 athletes from 2 nations competed.MedalistsResultsFinalources* Pl icon …   Wikipedia

  • two-handed — two′ hand′ed adj. 1) having two hands 2) ambidextrous 3) involving or requiring the use of both hands 4) requiring or engaged in by two persons • Etymology: 1400–50 two′ hand′ed•ly, adv. two′ hand′ed•ness, n …   From formal English to slang

  • Two-handed — Two hand ed, a. 1. Having two hands; often used as an epithet equivalent to large, stout, strong, or powerful. Two handed sway. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Used with both hands; as, a two handed sword. [1913 Webster] That two handed engine [the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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