Origin of CACK-HANDED
English dialect cack, keck
First Known Use: 1854
Related to CACK-HANDED
- awkward, butterfingered, cack-handed [British], graceless, ham-fisted, ham-handed, handless, heavy-handed, left-handed, maladroit, unhandy
- deft, dexterous (also dextrous), handy, sure-handed
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