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American English: /ˌraɪtˈhændəd/
British English: /rʌɪtˈhandɪd/

Translation of right-handed in Spanish:


  • (person)
    para músico que toca con la derecha
    en el sentido de las agujas del reloj
    he's right-handed
    escribe ( or juega etc) con la derecha
    es diestro
    a right-handed blow
    un derechazo
    Example sentences
    • ‘I do everything opposite from what the defender, after facing so many right-handed players, naturally expects,’ he smiles.
    • For the first month I could do nothing, and for a right-handed person life became very difficult.
    • Common everyday objects are designed for right-handed people.
    Example sentences
    • We have to adapt to their right-handed implements and look silly trying to use them.
    • Weir never looked back and used his unique ability to his advantage by examining right-handed equipment and player's techniques.
    • This particular model has a useful feature in that, since the weights are internal and are able to shift (by simply tipping the thing up) it can be used as either a left-handed or a right-handed planer.
    Example sentences
    • Island Sand was positioned to the outside of Two Trail Sioux in the stretch, where both Bailey and Day encouraged their mounts with right-handed whip action.
    • Peter says his right-handed writing is purely for on-paper work.
    • There is no doubt that such children suffered greatly from being forced against their will to change from left-handed to right-handed writing.
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