forehanded

(redirected from forehandedly)
Also found in: Thesaurus.

fore·hand·ed

 (fôr′hăn′dĭd)
adj.
1. Forehand, as in tennis.
2.
a. Looking or planning ahead; circumspect.
b. Having ample financial resources; well-off.

fore′hand′ed·ly adv.
fore′hand′ed·ness n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

forehanded

(ˌfɔːˈhændɪd)
adj
a. thrifty
b. well-off
adv, adj
(General Sporting Terms) sport a less common word for forehand
ˌforeˈhandedly adv
ˌforeˈhandedness n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

fore•hand•ed

(ˈfɔrˈhæn dɪd, ˈfoʊr-)

adj.
2. capable of dealing or coping with unexpected problems.
3. providing for the future; prudent; thrifty.
4. in good financial circumstances; well-to-do.
adv.
[1585–95]
fore′hand′ed•ly, adv.
fore′hand′ed•ness, n.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.forehanded - (of racket strokes) made with palm facing direction of stroke
2.forehanded - having provided for the future
provident - providing carefully for the future; "wild squirrels are provident"; "a provident father plans for his children's education"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

forehanded

adjective
Trying attentively to avoid danger, risk, or error:
The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Translations
References in periodicals archive ?
"He knew it was a mistake forehandedly in the book, I explain that he feels that he should have stopped it," he said.