Definition of whitehanded

1a : having white hands
b : having white paws
2 : having or keeping the hands free from evil acts broadly : pure, unstained, unsullied

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First Known Use of whitehanded

1598, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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“Whitehanded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/whitehanded. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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