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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 MPA said that the handcart owners and shopkeepers had been demanding a separate place in the vegetable bazaar for years and now the old jail premises had been selected for them.
Rawalpindi -- Administrator City District Government, Rawalpindi Tallat Mehmood Gondal has imposed section 144 Cr PC for two days upon Hotel hawkers and handcart runners in the revenue limits of Tehsil Murree.
Having a ladder in your tights isn't something women are usually happy about but there could be an upside to ruining a pair of tights, and that is what the jewellery handcart workshop to be held on Wednesday plans to teach us.
He said the remote-controlled device -- planted in a handcart -- exploded when a police van was passing by.
To Hell in a Handcart COME one, come all, hop on my cart, The end is near get wise, get smart.
AFTER watching many of the programmes on television on Benefit Britain and the focus of the media attention it receives, to many of us it confirms our view that Britain has gone to the dogs or to hell in a handcart when governments make it so easy to exploit the welfare system of human nature.
With cuts to legal aid and the probation service, the system is going to hell in a handcart.
15pm on a Saturday or else the country will go to hell in a handcart.