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right-handed

right-hand·ed

right-handed

 
pronunciation:
raIt haen dihd
parts of speech:
adjective, adverb
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: tending to use the right hand more often or more easily than the left.
definition 2: done with or made for the right hand.
definition 3: made to turn or spiral clockwise, from left to right, as a screw.
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part of speech: adverb
definition 1: with the right hand.
He throws right-handed.
definition 2: toward the right hand or clockwise.
derivations: right-handedly (adv.), right-handedness (n.)