Definition of both-handed in English:

both-handed

adjective

  • Of a person: that uses both hands; specifically able to use both hands equally well, ambidextrous. Also of a task: performed with both hands; (of a tool) used with both hands.

adverb

  • With or using either hand or both hands.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Middleton (d. 1627), playwright. From both + handed.

Pronunciation

both-handed

/ˌbəʊθˈhandɪd/