light-handed definition

  • adjective:
    • Having a light, delicate touch.
    • without having the full complement of workers.
    • Not having the full complement of males.
    • having a metaphorically delicate touch.
    • having a metaphorically delicate touch
  • others:
    • Having light hands; soft, fragile, or dexterous contact or manipulation.
    • Having or taking bit in the possession of: as, in the future residence light-handed.
    • Insufficiently given arms or assistants, as a ship or a factory; short-handed.

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