Hindi translation of 'handful'
Word forms: handfuls
2. countable noun
3. countable noun
1. singular noun
If there is only a handful of people or things, there are not very many of them.मुट्ठी-भर लोग mn या चीजें $मुट्ठी-भर चीजें nfकम संख्या nf
...a handful of customers.
2. countable noun
A handful of something is the amount of it that you can hold in your hand.मुट्ठी भर मात्रा nf
...a handful of sand.
3. countable noun
If you describe someone, especially a child, as a handful, you mean that he or she is difficult to control.[informal]उद्दंड बच्चा या व्यक्ति mn
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Example Sentences Including 'handful'
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Production is controlled by a handful of players.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
There is a handful of banks deemed to have handled the financial crisis better than others.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Add a splash of sherry vinegar and some chopped fresh parsley or a handful of rocket if you have either of them to hand.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Drizzle over the glaze and garnish with a handful of chopped spring onion.The Sun (2017)
In the space of more than an hour we see only a handful of people.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It didn't need all sorts of unfair advantages possessed by a small handful of traders.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It's one of a handful of hotels that stand out for me.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
My parents are one of a handful of the originals who have remained to this day.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
One of the handful of spectators who watched me on stage observed: 'It was funny the way you seemed to be getting so annoyed with yourself.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Only a handful of people knew he was a journalist and he was worried about the discreet filming.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The sea is less rough and after paddling away from the main cluster of more seasoned surfers, I manage a handful of decent waves.The Sun (2015)
He is a real handful.The Sun (2016)
Not always at his best defending but a real handful when he gets forward.The Sun (2014)
That leaves only a handful of fixtures.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Throw in a bouncy pitch and you have a real handful.The Sun (2010)
A few pots on a windowsill make it quick and easy to cut a handful of fresh leaves.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Put the burger in the roll, top with salsa and serve with a large handful of salad drizzled with balsamic vinegar.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Scatter a large handful of rock salt in a wide dish with the herbs.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Stir in a handful of chopped mint.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Throw in a handful of chopped parsley and capers.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Throw in a handful of chopped, mixed herbs and lemon zest with the eggs for a really fresh and zingy spring flavour.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Reserve the liquid and add a handful of chopped parsley and salt to it.Food Watch (1994)
Add a handful of leaves so avocado and salad sandwich the shrimp.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He had already qualified and there was only a handful of people watching in the arena.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
He managed to do this despite tight regulations that meant that only a handful of banks could deal in foreign exchange.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Here are a handful of British ones that may get lost in translation.The Sun (2013)
This means that for some conditions will have been properly tested on only a handful of people.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
When we get it right we will be a real handful to stop.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Despite a handful of small acquisitions, most of the growth has been organic.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
We will leave a handful of onions, and a dish of dried beans.Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)
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British English: handful NOUN
A handful of people or things is a small number of them.
He surveyed the handful of customers at the counter.
Translation of handful from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary