Definition of handyman in English:


Syllabification: hand·y·man
Pronunciation: /ˈhandēˌman

noun (plural handymen)

A person able or employed to do occasional domestic repairs and minor renovations.
More example sentences
  • Do we expect them to be hair connoisseurs, fashion designers, handymen, scientists, builders, artists, romantic singers, athletes, leaders, and warriors?
  • Have a handyman make all repairs at the same time to avoid multiple visits.
  • Hire a handyman or carpenter to have cabinets, closets and shelves all built right into your garage.
informal do-it-yourselfer, Mr. Fixit, fixit man

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