Translation of handling in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈhændlɪŋ/


uncountable/no numerable
  • 1 (treatment — of situation) manejo (m); (— of subject) tratamiento (m) the police handling of the case la manera en que la policía llevó el caso
    More example sentences
    • So no new troops yet requested to be sent to Iraq, but the United States is going to hold on to some of the troops that are there until they get a handle on this situation.
    • We are still trying to get a handle on the situation, Mr Kirrane said.
    • I've been talking to a lot of senators and staffers after the Senate hearing, trying to get a handle on the political situation.
  • 2 2.1 (holding, touching) it had become worn as a result of constant handling se había gastado de tanto tocarlo/usarlo this packaging will withstand any amount of handling este tipo de embalaje resiste la manipulación constante 2.2 [Business/Comercio] porte (masculine) handling charge cargo (masculine) por manipulación or manejo de mercancías 2.3 [Aviation/Aviación] handling (masculine)

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