ambidextrous
[ am-bi-dek-struhs ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
Mid 17th century; Latin from late Latin ambidexter (from Latin ambi- ‘on both sides’ + dexter ‘right-handed’) + -ous
Synonyms
  • two-handed
Antonyms
  • left-handed
  • right-handed
Definition
able to use both hands equally well
Example
The child wasn't sure which was his dominant hand, as he was often described as ambidextrous.
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