handiest handiest  /ˈhæn di əst/


  1. (n) United States blues musician who transcribed and published traditional blues music (1873-1958)
  2. (adj) easy to reach
  3. (adj) easy to use
  4. (adj) skillful with the hands


  1. Sometimes the simplest tools are the handiest.
  2. Again there had been some hasty last-minute improvisation, and the plan that was handiest and most attractive at the moment had been seized on.
  3. Two of Braden's handiest assets in Latin America have been his greying senora's charm and judgment.


  • Fishing: Gear Alert

    An updated version of one of the handiest apps available for anglers and other boaters has been released by Navionics, whose maps have everything from satellite overlays to 3-D view.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

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