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high-handed

[hahy-han-did] /ˈhaɪˈhæn dɪd/
adjective
1.
condescending or presumptuous; overbearing; arbitrary:
He has a highhanded manner.
Origin
1625-1635
1625-35
Related forms
high-handedly, adverb
high-handedness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for highhanded

high-handed

adjective
1.
tactlessly overbearing and inconsiderate
Derived Forms
high-handedly, adverb
high-handedness, noun
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