Definition of handheld in English:


Syllabification: hand·held
Pronunciation: /ˈhandˌheld


  • Designed to be held in the hand: a handheld computer
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    • Clark says this move away from hand-held camera work effectively forces audiences to face the proverbial music.
    • I read recently film directors now believe hand-held cameras make for greater realism in films, particularly street locations.
    • He shot Tigerland almost like a documentary, with hand-held cameras and no make-up.

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