high-handed

adjective high-hand·ed \ ˈhī-ˈhan-dəd \

Definition of high-handed

: having or showing no regard for the rights, concerns, or feelings of others : arbitrary, overbearing

high-handedly

adverb

high-handedness

noun

First Known Use of high-handed

1606

high-handed Synonyms



HIGH-HANDED Defined for English Language Learners

high-handed

adjective

Definition of high-handed for English Language Learners

  • : not having or showing any interest in the rights, opinions, or feelings of other people


HIGH-HANDED Defined for Kids

high-handed

adjective high-hand·ed \ ˈhī-ˈhan-dəd \

Definition of high-handed for Students

: having or showing no regard for the rights, concerns, or feelings of others


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