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heavy-handed

view main entry for heavy-handedadjective  /ˌhevi ˈhændɪd/ 
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derived words

heavy-handedly

adverb

heavy-handedness

noun [uncountable]
heavy-handedness noun [uncountable]Cruel, selfish and unkind behaviour or actions: cruelty, evil, abuse, inhumanity, brutalities, savagery, barbarism, atrocity, maltreatment, bullyingLack of skill or ability: inability, incompetence, incapacity, ineptitude, helplessness, inadequacy, impracticality, amateurishness, heavy-handedness, shakiness

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