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noun [countable] handout pronunciation in American English /ˈhændˌaʊt/
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  1. 1
    showing disapproval an amount of money or goods given to people who need them

    He’s forty and still living on handouts from his parents.

  2. 2
    a piece of paper with information on it that is given to everyone in a group, especially a class of students

    You’ll find some of the references on the handout.



to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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