from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adjective Requiring the use of two hands at once.
- adjective Made to be operated by two people.
- adjective Able to use both hands with equal facility; ambidextrous.
- adjective Having two hands.
from The Century Dictionary.
- Having two hands; bimanous, as man
- Requiring two hands to wield or manage: as, a two-handed sword.
- Using both hands equally well; ambidextrous; hence, handy at anything; adaptable; generally efficient.
- Adapted for use by two persons; requiring the hands of two persons: as, a two-handed saw (a whip-saw with a handle at each end); a twohanded float (a plasterers' float so large as to require two men to work it).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Having two hands; -- often used as an epithet equivalent to
large, stout, strong, or powerful.
- adjective Used with both hands.
- adjective Using either hand equally well; ambidextrous.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
operatedby both hands at once
- adjective operated by two people
- adjective having two hands
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adjective equally skillful with each hand
- adjective requiring two hands or designed for two people
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