one-handed one-handed

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having or using a single hand

Usage(s):

  1. Federer's fluid, one-handed backhand attracts admirers, but it also offers a small opening for his foes.
  2. Once she'd had the dream, she wrote like a woman struck by lightning, barely sleeping, typing one-handed with a baby in her lap.
  3. When Jamie types one-handed, Sheree Burke holds the keyboard.

News

  1. Sioux City Little Leaguer excels with one hand

    Twelve-year-old Colton DeRocher of Sioux City loves the game of baseball. Like his favorite player David Ortiz, he plays first base but he plays the game one-handed.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: KWWL Iowa

  2. Folding Utility Knives include blade locking feature.

    With BladeLock Technology, FK Series optimizes safety by enabling user to change blades only when release button is engaged and blade holder is in 45° open position. Each knife has liner lock for safe, one-handed operation and 16° cutting angle for comfort and control. Compact FK100 features built-in wire stripper, cast finger grooves, and trigger-grip handle, while FK150 includes built-in blade ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  3. Five observations from Day 2 of minicamp

    Two minicamp practices down and one to go as Paul Dehner Jr. and I give our thoughts from Day 2: * Brandon Tate continues to have a solid offseason, especially as a receiver. He made a nice one-handed grab on a pass from Andy Dalton with Adam “Pacman” Jones covering. With the logjam for the ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

Quotes

  1. "You can't play these guys one-handed," Stoops said. "Your backup never has the number of snaps the other guy has. But Joey (Halzle) did a good job in that regard of hanging in there and continuing to play."
    on Nov 17, 2007 By: Bob Stoops Source: SI.com

  2. "Dwight had to go up and touch the clouds over Timmy and get it one-handed and put it in," the Spurs' Brent Barry said. "It was a remarkable play."
    on Feb 9, 2007 By: Brent Barry Source: USA Today

  3. "I can hit one-handed - this is going to sound ridiculous - farther than I hit it two-handed," Harrington said. "There is a little practicality. It is working on strengthening my right side and left side, working on speed on the right side...
    on Jul 21, 2008 By: Padraig Harrington Source: USA Today

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