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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. With no covering on the hands: barehanded boxing.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having no covering to the hands
  • adj. With no tool or weapon
  • adv. With no covering on the hands
  • adv. Without using a tool or weapon

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Having bare hands.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • With uncovered hands.
  • Destitute of means; with no aid but one's own hands: as, he began life barehanded.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. with bare hands

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