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Definition of high-handed adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    high-handed

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  1. 1(of people or their behavior) using authority in an unreasonable way, without considering the opinions of other people synonym overbearing
  2. 2 a high-handed manner She's always so arrogant and high-handed in her interactions with people.
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