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Meaning of LIGHT-HANDED

Pronunciation:  lIt 'handid

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  having a metaphorically delicate touch; "the translation is...light-handed...and generally unobtrusive"- New Yorker
 

LIGHT-HANDED is a 12 letter word that starts with L.

 

 Synonyms: delicate
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Light"-hand`ed\ (l[imac]t"h[a^]nd`[e^]d), a.
(Naut.)
Not having a full complement of men; as, a vessel
light-handed.

 

 

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