Pronunciation: (han'dē),[key] —adj.,hand•i•er, hand•i•est. 1. within easy reach; conveniently available; accessible: The aspirins are handy. 2. convenient or useful: A typewriter is a handy thing to have in the house. 3. skillful with the hands; deft; dexterous: a handy person. 4. easily maneuvered: a handy ship.
Pronunciation: (han'dē),[key] —n. W(illiam) C(hristopher), 1873–1958, U.S. blues composer.