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hand·cart

 (hănd′kärt′)
n.
A small, usually two-wheeled cart pulled or pushed by hand.

handcart

(ˈhændˌkɑːt)
n
(Automotive Engineering) a simple cart, usually with one or two wheels, pushed or drawn by hand

hand•cart

(ˈhændˌkɑrt)

n.
a small cart drawn or pushed by hand.
[1630–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.handcart - wheeled vehicle that can be pushed by a personhandcart - wheeled vehicle that can be pushed by a person; may have one or two or four wheels; "he used a handcart to carry the rocks away"; "their pushcart was piled high with groceries"
applecart - a handcart from which apples and other fruit are sold in the street
garden cart, lawn cart, wheelbarrow, barrow - a cart for carrying small loads; has handles and one or more wheels
handgrip, handle, grip, hold - the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it; "he grabbed the hammer by the handle"; "it was an old briefcase but it still had a good grip"
hand truck, truck - a handcart that has a frame with two low wheels and a ledge at the bottom and handles at the top; used to move crates or other heavy objects
laundry cart - handcart for moving a load of laundry
serving cart - a handcart for serving food
shopping cart - a handcart that holds groceries or other goods while shopping
wheeled vehicle - a vehicle that moves on wheels and usually has a container for transporting things or people; "the oldest known wheeled vehicles were found in Sumer and Syria and date from around 3500 BC"
Translations

handcart

[ˈhændkɑːt] Ncarretilla f, carretón m

handcart

hand-cart [ˈhændkɑːrt] ncharrette f à brashand cream handcream [ˈhændkriːm] ncrème f pour les mains
References in classic literature ?
They had sold enough to their immediate neighbors during the earlier autumn to secure a child's handcart, which, though very weak on its pins, could be trundled over the country roads.
They were wheeling a handcart with the flowers in it, and were quite surprised to find the bed occupied.
They were wheeling a handcart with flowers in it, and were quite surprised to find the bed occupied.
The incident occurred at 11am in front of the Eid Gah mosque, when explosives hidden on a handcart were detonated by remote control, the governor's spokesman, Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, told Pajhwok Afghan News.
Ghulam Hazrat, the head of the Millie bus government enterprise, acknowledged they had stopped 165 buses, but said it was because parking bays on the road had been occupied by handcart sellers and there was not enough space for the bus to pull in.
The remote-controlled bomb, planted in a handcart, exploded in Greshk district at 10am when an ISAF convoy was passing by, said the deputy police chief, Col.
Abdul Ahad, a police officer responsible for security in the intelligence department, said police found explosives in the handcart and when they informed the intelligence department, the first blast took place.
Mamozai revealed 13,400 bullets loaded in a handcart were seized at the Torkham dry port.
Two classic accounts of the trail are Wallace Stegner's The Gathering of Zion (University of Nebraska Press, 1992; $15 paperback; 800/755-1105), which covers the entire trail, and Leroy and Ann Hafen's Handcarts to Zion (University of Nebraska Press, 1992; $14 paperback), which focuses on the handcart companies.
Mind, Body, Soul, 1997, consisted of a large rectangular block of wood, some rope, and a handcart.
A man pulling a handcart was carrying a paper lantern.
For Cho, running Toyota is like "trying to pull a handcart up a steep hill--there's always tremendous danger if we relax, even for a moment, we could loose momentum and be thrown to the bottom.