Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
panhandle2

pan·han·dle2

panhandle2

pronunciation:
paen haen dl
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: panhandled, panhandles, panhandling
definition: (informal) to beg for money on the street.
similar words:
beg
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: (informal) to obtain by begging.
He panhandled a quarter from me.
similar words:
beg
derivation: panhandler (n.)