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come in handy

Definition of come in handy in English:

informal Turn out to be useful: the sort of junk that might come in handy one day
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  • The cameras ensure responsible behaviour among students and prompt them to be in their limits, besides coming in handy to produce evidence against the erring.
  • The march of the present policies are already creating fertile ground for the squads, who for mere biological survival will be coming in handy to be used as foot soldiers of Hindutva-sponsored violence.
  • The headphones are certainly coming in handy… although I probably look like an idiot dancing around the apartment.
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