AskDefine | Define firsthand

Dictionary Definition

firsthand adj : received directly from a source; "firsthand information" adv : at first hand or directly; "I heard this story firsthand"

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  1. at first hand; direct
    firsthand knowledge
  2. brand new, as opposed to used or secondhand

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