Panhandler Definition

panhandlər
panhandlers
noun
A beggar, esp. one who begs on the streets.
Webster's New World

A bum.

Wiktionary
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Other Word Forms of Panhandler

Noun

Singular:
panhandler
Plural:
panhandlers

Origin of Panhandler

  • Obscure. Speculative. Panhandling always seems to involve a container for receiving loose change, so perhaps referring to a small, handled pan or to the container as the pan and the arm[s] holding it as the handle.

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