What is another word for handful?

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[ hˈandfə͡l], [ hˈandfə‍l], [ h_ˈa_n_d_f_əl]

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How to use "Handful" in context?

There are a few different meanings to the word "handful." In English, a handful is a small quantity, typically five or ten. A handful of flowers is a small bouquet. A handful of money is a small amount, typically 10 or 20 US dollars. In idiomatic usage, a handful of people means a small number of people. For example, Sarah has a handful of friends. This expression is often used to describe people who are close to one another, or who have a small number of friends.

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