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forehanded


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Forehanded  \Fore"hand`ed\,  a. 
  1.  Early;  timely;  seasonable.  ``Forehanded  care.''  --Jer. 
  Taylor. 
 
  2.  Beforehand  with  one's  needs  or  having  resources  in 
  advance  of  one's  necessities;  in  easy  circumstances;  as  a 
  forehanded  farmer.  [U.S.] 
 
  3.  Formed  in  the  forehand  or  fore  parts 
 
  A  substantial,  true-bred  beast,  bravely  forehanded. 
  --Dryden. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  forehanded 
  adj  1:  (of  racket  strokes)  made  with  palm  facing  direction  of 
  stroke  [syn:  {forehand(a)}]  [ant:  {backhand(a)}] 
  2:  having  provided  for  the  future 




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