Definition of handle oneself
- She closely watched how the boys handled themselves at the ceremony.
- She handled herself well under very difficult circumstances.
: a part that is designed especially to be grasped by the hand
: something that resembles a handle
: to try or examine (as by touching, feeling, or moving) with the hand
: to manage with the hands
: to deal with in writing or speaking or in the plastic arts
: a person's self : one's own self
: one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self
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