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handless

[hand-lis] /ˈhænd lɪs/
adjective
1.
without a hand or hands.
2.
clumsy; awkward:
to be handless at a task.
Origin
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English hand(e)les. See hand, -less
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  • The arms and legs simply ended in nothing, handless and footless.

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