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  • free-handedness — freeˈ handˈedness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑free …   Useful english dictionary

  • free-handed — free handedly, adv. free handedness, n. /free han did/, adj. 1. generous; liberal. 2. freehand. adv. 3. freehand. [1650 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • free-handed — free handedly, adv. free handedness, n. /free han did/, adj. 1. generous; liberal. 2. freehand. adv. 3. freehand. [1650 60] …   Useful english dictionary

  • free — adj., adv., & v. adj. (freer; freest) 1 not in bondage to or under the control of another; having personal rights and social and political liberty. 2 (of a State, or its citizens or institutions) subject neither to foreign domination nor to… …   Useful english dictionary

  • free-handed — /ˈfri hændəd/ (say free handuhd) adjective 1. open handed; generous; liberal. 2. having the hands free. –free handedness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • free-handed — adjective generous, especially with money. Derivatives free handedly adverb free handedness noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • free|hand — «FREE HAND», adjective, adverb. –adj. done by hand without measurements or instruments: »freehand drawing. –adv. in a freehand manner. free hand, 1. freedom to do as one chooses: »The carriers…have been adamant in their demands for a free hand on …   Useful english dictionary

  • Handedness — For other uses, see Handedness (disambiguation). Handedness (also referred to as chirality or laterality) is a human attribute defined by unequal distribution of fine motor skills between the left and right hands. An individual who is more… …   Wikipedia

  • free hand — noun freedom to do as you see fit many have doubts about giving him a free hand to attack • Syn: ↑blank check • Hypernyms: ↑freedom * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: free ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • philanthropy — I noun almsgiving, altruism, beneficence, benevolence, benevolentia, benignancy, benignity, bounteousness, bountifulness, bounty, brotherhood, brotherliness, brotherly love, charitableness, charity, considerateness, consideration, devotion to… …   Law dictionary

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