What does the idiom TO BE HANDY mean?
When we say that someone is handy, it means that they are very good at using tools, building things, and making repairs. When we say that something is handy, it means that thing is very useful and convenient.
- I’m pretty handy around the house. I can fix most things, except plumbing issues.
- Tony is handy when it comes to computers.
- My new folding bicycle is very handy!
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