1. easy to reach
- found a handy spot for the can opener
Similar word(s): accessible
2. useful and convenient
- a handy gadget
3. skillful with the hands
- handy with an axe
Similar word(s): adroit
Sentences with handy as an adjective:
- Some people regard duct tape as a handy fix-all.
- You wouldn’t have a screwdriver handy, would you?
- She's very handy - she made all her own kitchen cupboards.