What does the word handily mean?

Usage examples for handily

  1. A short distance above the top of your copper should be placed an iron register to regulate the fire, so contrived as to be handily worked backward and forward by the brewer, or the man tending the fire, as circumstances may direct. – The American Practical Brewer and Tanner by Joseph Coppinger
  2. While the girls flew in to set the table, he quickly brought the fire into order, and cooked the meat as handily as a woman. – Half a Dozen Girls by Anna Chapin Ray
  3. They may come in very handily. – The Boy Allies Under the Sea by Robert L. Drake