four-handed

adjective four-hand·ed \ ˈfȯr-ˈhan-dəd \

Definition of four-handed

1 : engaged in by four persons
  • a four-handed card game
2 : designed for four hands
  • a four-handed piano piece

First Known Use of four-handed

circa 1770


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