Definition of 'single-handed'
Example sentences containing 'single-handed'
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His single-handed backhand is a shot of beauty and he could cause problems for Djokovic. Times, Sunday Times (2013)And let's not forget he has a single-handed backhand. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She became the first woman to sail single-handed the wrong way round the world, against prevailing winds and currents. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The round-the-world races are single-handed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Translations for 'single-handed'
British English: single-handed ADVERB
If you do something single-handed, you do it on your own, without help from anyone else.
I brought up my seven children single-handed.
- American English: single-handed
- Brazilian Portuguese: sem ajuda
- Chinese: 单独地
- European Spanish: sin ayuda
- French: sans aide
- German: ganz allein
- Italian: senza aiuto
- Japanese: 単独で
- Korean: 혼자서
- European Portuguese: sem ajuda
- Spanish: sin ayuda
Definition of single-handed from the Collins English Dictionary
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