Definition Of open-handed
(of a blow) delivered with the palm of the hand.
an openhanded slap to the side of the face
giving freely; generous.
Example Of open-handed
After the Argentinian invasion of the Falklands, US assistance for its British ally was far from instant or open-handed .
And this open-handed warmth equally encompasses the friendly, obliging ship's crew.
Armed with this knowledge that the museum is such an open-handed lender, I intend to drop by sometime myself to see what's on offer.
Both these patriarchs fathered large families from a number of wives, both were intimately involved with the holy sanctuary of the Kaaba at Mecca and both were renowned for the open-handed generosity with which they cared for pilgrims.
Briant painted a picture of a meaningless post-pub altercation, an open-handed push, a momentary spat from which both parties walked away.