5000 Vocabulary List for Visiting Scholars in the USA - Page 248
Word Type Used in a Sentence Synonym
handful noun The small boy was a handful. difficult
handicap verb No money will handicap our efforts. impede
handkerchief noun He used a handkerchief for his nose. piece of cloth
handle noun The handle on the pot was hot. carrying device
verb I must handle the specimen with care. examine
verb He can not handle the situation. manage
handsome adj. We thought he was a handsome man. attractive
adj. He was given a handsome sum of money. generous
handwriting noun We could not read his handwriting. penmanship
handy adj. The kitchen was in a handy place. convenient
adj. It was a handy tool for cutting meat. practical
hang verb The man will hang for his crimes. execute