forehanded forehanded


  1. (adj) (of racket strokes) made with palm facing direction of stroke
  2. (adj) having provided for the future


  1. This is the German word for forehanded protection against occupation by the Russians, if it should come.
  2. In the past shipowners have been something less than forehanded in providing crews with decent living conditions.
  3. Some forehanded people buy Christmas gifts in August, but the market for Christmas trees never opens until after Thanksgiving.
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anachronistic anachronistic
/ə ˌnæ krə ˈnɪ stɪk /