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high-handed

high-hand·ed

high-handed

 
pronunciation:
haI haen dihd
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: arbitrary and domineering in action or manner.
We refuse to go to war on the basis of one general's high-handed decision.
similar words:
arbitrary, overbearing
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derivations: high-handedly (adv.), high-handedness (n.)