English dictionary definition of:



  • the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it


  • be in charge of, act on, or dispose of
  • interact in a certain way
  • act on verbally or in some form of artistic expression
  • touch, lift, or hold with the hands
  • handle effectively
  • show and train


address   care   cover   deal   grip   handgrip   hold   manage   palm   plow American English spelling   treat   wield  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Words ending in dle and learn about the word handle in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 26. Word endings: -le, and exceptions e.g. al, el, ol.

Scrabble score for handle

Scrabble score = 10

generated at 18:51:23 on 11-02-20

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