As long as people are given a handout they will not exert themselves, or become accountable and responsible for their own actions.
In this handout, the data has been sorted from lowest to highest state elevation.
Slang definitions & phrases for handout
Food, money, or other donations received or given •Nearly always with the implication that the giver is overgenerous or self-interested, and the recipient undeserving: Damn hippies lived on food stamps and other bleeding heart handouts(1882+ Hoboes)
A leaflet or flyer passed out on the streets
An official press release or communique´: The newspaperman's slightly derogatory slang term for the news release is ''handout''(1941+)
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D. Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers. Cite This Source