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Princeton's WordNet

  1. handout, press release, releasenoun

    an announcement distributed to members of the press in order to supplement or replace an oral presentation

    dismissal, passing, departure, firing, vent, tone ending, button, waiver, acquittance, dismission, loss, freeing, sack, press release, discharge, liberation, release, exit, sacking, going, spillage, expiration, spill, outlet

  2. handoutnoun

    giving money or food or clothing to a needy person

    press release, release

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  1. List of paraphrases for "handout":

    mimeo, document, brochure, pamphlet, leaflet, charity, paper, householder

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  1. James Litinsky:

    We don't want a handout, we don't need that help. We just need a level playing field to compete.

  2. Hugh Jackman:

    He is one of happiest people I have ever met, full of joy, full of optimism, the time I spent with Dukale made me realize if you give people a hand up rather than a handout, the difference it makes to them is massive.

  3. Richard Milhous Nixon:

    If we take the route of the permanent handout, the American character will itself be impoverished. (Proposal to reform welfare programs)

  4. Nenna Joiner:

    It’s not to say I’m not looking for a handout, but it’s also looking for evening the playing field.

  5. Van Ellis:

    We're not asking for a handout. All we are asking for is for a chance to be treated like a first-class citizen who truly is a beneficiary of the promise that this is a land where there is' liberty and justice for all, we are asking for justice for a lifetime of ongoing harm. Harm that was caused by Tulsa Race Massacre.

Translations for handout

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  • Zettel, Flugblatt, AlmosenGerman
  • almu, mainoslehtinen, tiedote, monisteFinnish
  • aumône, polycopiéFrench
  • bileoigín, síneadh láimhe, dáileán, bileog, glacán bileog, bileog eolais, bileog faisnéiseIrish
  • donazione, regalia, volantinoItalian
  • 施し物Japanese
  • памфлет, хэндаут, раздаточный материал, подаяние, милостыняRussian
  • uručakSerbo-Croatian
  • 嗟來之食Chinese

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