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Definitions and Synonyms of right-handed | Another word for right-handed | What is right-handed?

Definition 1: using or intended for the right hand - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where right-handed or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a right-handed batter
  • right-handed scissors

(right-handed is similar to ...) preferring to use right foot or hand or eye

"dextral individuals exhibit dominance of the right hand and eye"

(right-handed is similar to ...) intended for the right hand

"a right-hand glove"

(means also ...) of or on the right

"a dextral gastropod shell with the apex upward has its opening on the right when facing the observer" "a dextral flatfish lies with the right eye uppermost"

(means also ...) being or located on or directed toward the side of the body to the east when facing north

"my right hand" "right center field" "a right-hand turn" "the right bank of a river is the bank on your right side when you are facing downstream"

Definition 2: rotating to the right - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for right-handed in the sense of this definition

(right-handed is similar to ...) in the same direction as the rotating hands of a clock

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