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handyman

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noun handy·man \-dē-ˌman\

Simple Definition of handyman

  • : a person (especially a man) who is skillful at doing small jobs (such as household repairs)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of handyman

  1. 1 :  a person who does odd jobs

  2. 2 :  one competent in a variety of small skills or inventive or ingenious in repair or maintenance work —called also handyperson

Examples of handyman in a sentence

  1. <hired a handyman to paint the porch, clean the gutters, and replace the broken window>



1872

First Known Use of handyman

1872




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