What does panhandle mean?

Definitions for panhandle
ˈpænˌhæn dlpan·han·dle

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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. Rick Scott:

    Hurricane Michael is forecast to be the most destructive storm to hit the Florida Panhandle in decades, you can not hide from storm surge, so get out if an evacuation is ordered.

  3. 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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