sure–handed

play
adjective sure–hand·ed \-ˈhan-dəd\

Definition of sure–handed

  1. :  proficient and confident in performance especially using the hands

sure–handedness

noun

1930

First Known Use of sure–handed

1930


SURE–HANDED Defined for English Language Learners

sure–handed

play
adjective sure–hand·ed \-ˈhan-dəd\

Definition of sure–handed for English Language Learners

  • : not likely to drop something (such as a ball) that you are holding or catching


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up sure–handed? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

skillful, artistic, or intricate

Get Word of the Day daily email!