come in handy

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Related to come in handy: worse for wear, Electricity supply
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Verb1.come in handy - be useful for a certain purpose
be - have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); "John is rich"; "This is not a good answer"
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(ˈhӕndi) adjective
1. ready (to use); in a convenient place. I like to keep my tools handy; This house is handy for the shops.
2. easy to use; useful. a handy tool.
ˈhandiness noun
ˈhandyman (ˈmӕn) noun
a man who does jobs, for himself or other people, especially around the house.
come in handy
to be useful. I'll keep these bottles – they might come in handy.
References in classic literature ?
I don't know, I'm sure, why I should have baked a pot o' beans in the middle of the week, but they'll come in handy.
She figured they'd come in handy," a pal told Women's Day magazine.
PEPPA FANS This bright and cheery Peppa Pig bag with picnic design from Brantano, PS10, will come in handy for day trips and outings.