What does panhandle mean?

Definitions for panhandleˈpænˌhæn dl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. panhandle(noun)

    a relatively narrow strip of land projecting from some larger area

    "Wheeling is located in the northern panhandle of West Virginia"

  2. panhandle(verb)

    the handle of a pan

  3. panhandle(verb)

    beg by accosting people in the street and asking for money

GCIDE

  1. panhandle(v. i.)

    To accost people in a public place and ask for money; to beg. -- pan"hand`ler (p

  2. Panhandle(v. t.)

    to obtain by panhandling.

  3. Panhandle(v. t.)

    To accost in a public place and ask for money from.

Freebase

  1. Panhandle

    A panhandle is an American informal geographic term for an elongated arm-like protrusion of a geo-political entity, such as a subnational entity or a sovereign state.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of panhandle in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of panhandle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jim Hightower:

    Little ol' boy in the Panhandle told me the other day you can still make a small fortune in agriculture. Problem is, you got to start with a large one.

  2. Chris Weiss:

    Our research group was coming into position to make measurements on a developing tornado in the Texas Panhandle but could not find any locations to park the radar, as all available vantage points were occupied with chaser traffic, i am not suggesting that one group has a right to be there over another, but if asked whether science has been impacted at some level over the past few years, I would say yes.

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