panhandle

/ˈpænˌhændl̟/

  • Noun
  • a part of a land area (such as a state) that is narrow and sticks out from a larger area
    1. the panhandle of Florida = the Florida Panhandle
    2. The Texas Panhandle is the northernmost part of the state.
    3. the Oklahoma Panhandle
  • Verb
  • to ask strangers for money in a public place (such as on a sidewalk)
    1. He panhandled for his bus fare.
    2. There is a law against panhandling in the subway.

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