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Synonyms for handful
ˈhænd fʊl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. handful, smattering(noun)

    a small number or amount

    "only a handful of responses were received"

    Synonyms:
    smattering, fistful

  2. handful, fistful(noun)

    the quantity that can be held in the hand

    Synonyms:
    smattering, fistful

Wiktionary

  1. handful(noun)

    As much as the hand will grasp or contain. - Joseph Addison

    Synonyms:
    fistful, handsbreadth, handbreadth

  2. handful(noun)

    Synonyms:
    handbreadth, fistful, handsbreadth

  3. handful(noun)

    A small quantity, usually approximately equal to five, the number of fingers on a hand.

    Synonyms:
    fistful, handbreadth, handsbreadth

  4. handful(noun)

    Synonyms:
    fistful, handsbreadth, handbreadth

  5. handful(noun)

    Synonyms:
    fistful, handbreadth, handsbreadth

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. handful(n.)

    Synonyms:
    maniple

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    fistful, handle, handhold, doorknob, hilt, bunch, knob

How to pronounce handful?

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Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
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