handy-dandy

noun
handy-dan·dy | \ -ˈdaan- -ndi \

Definition of handy-dandy 

(Entry 1 of 2)

now dialectal, England

: a child's game in which one child guesses in which closed hand another holds some small object

handy-dandy

adverb
\ " \

Definition of handy-dandy (Entry 2 of 2)

dialectal, British

: with quick alternation of place, circumstance, or condition

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History and Etymology for handy-dandy

Noun

Middle English, something held in a clasped hand, by reduplication from hand

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