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how–to

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adjective \ˈhau̇-ˈtü\

Definition of how–to

  1. :  giving practical instruction and advice (as on a craft) how–to books on all sorts of hobbies — Harry Milt

First Known Use of how–to

1926


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how–to

noun

Definition of how–to

  1. :  a practical method or instruction the how–tos of balancing a checkbook; also :  something (such as a book) that provides such instruction

First Known Use of how–to

1954


HOW–TO Defined for English Language Learners

how-to

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adjective

Definition of how–to for English Language Learners

  • : giving practical instruction or advice on how to do something yourself

how-to

noun

Definition of how–to for English Language Learners

  • : a way of doing something yourself : instruction about how to do something

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