handled
adjective see handle I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • -handled — suff. having a usually specified type of handle; as, a pearl handled revolver; a long handled shovel. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • handled — adj. fitted with or having having a handle; as, a handled magnifying glass is easier to use. Opposite of {handleless}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • -handled — han|dled «HAN duhld», adjective. furnished with or having a handle: »The bones were so huge that the Stone Age Man who split them had to use a stone axe or some other sharp, handled stone (Science News Letter). handled, combining form. having a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Handled — Handle Han dle (h[a^]n d l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Handled} ( d ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Handling} ( dl[i^]ng).] [OE. handlen, AS. handlian; akin to D. handelen to trade, G. handeln. See {Hand}.] 1. To touch; to feel with the hand; to use or hold… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • handled — /han dld/, adj. fitted with or having a handle or handles, esp. of a specified kind (often used in combination): a handled pot; a long handled knife. [1775 85; HANDLE + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • -handled — Manhandle Man*han dle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. { handled}; p. pr. & vb. n. { handling}.] 1. To move, or manage, by human force without mechanical aid; as, to manhandle a cannon. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. To handle roughly; as, the captive was… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • håndled — hånd|led sb., det, håndled, dene, i sms. håndleds , fx håndledsvidde …   Dansk ordbog

  • handled — handle ► VERB 1) feel or manipulate with the hands. 2) manage or cope with. 3) deal with. 4) control or manage commercially. 5) (handle oneself) conduct oneself. 6) (of a vehicle) respond in a specified way when being driven: the new model does… …   English terms dictionary

  • handled — adjective having a usually specified type of handle (Freq. 1) pearl handled revolver • Ant: ↑handleless …   Useful english dictionary

  • handled — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. controlled, organized, taken care of; see directed , managed …   English dictionary for students

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