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Synonyms for hand

round of applause




at or on hand

by hand


hand in glove


  • in association
  • in partnership
  • in league
  • in collaboration
  • in cooperation
  • in cahoots

hands down


  • easily
  • effortlessly
  • with ease
  • comfortably
  • without difficulty
  • with no trouble
  • standing on your head
  • with one hand tied behind your back
  • with no contest
  • with your eyes closed or shut

hand something around or round


hand something back

hand something down: pass on or down

hand something down: pronounce

hand something on

hand something or someone in

hand something or someone over: give

hand something or someone over: turn over

hand something out

in hand: in reserve


in hand: under way


in hand: under control


lay hands on someone: attack

lay hands on someone: bless

lay hands on something: get hold of

lend a hand


try your hand


Synonyms for hand

approval expressed by clapping

the act or an instance of helping

the particular angle from which something is considered

one of two or more contrasted parts or places identified by its location with respect to a center


to relinquish to the possession or control of another

to cause to be transferred from one to another

hand down: to convey (something) from one generation to the next

hand down: to deliver (an indictment or verdict, for example)


hand on: to convey (something) from one generation to the next

hand out: to pass (something) out

hand out: to make a gift of

hand out: to present as a gift to a charity or cause

hand over: to relinquish to the possession or control of another

hand over: to put in the charge of another for care, use, or performance

Synonyms for hand


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a position given by its location to the side of an object

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the cards held in a card game by a given player at any given time

one of two sides of an issue

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a rotating pointer on the face of a timepiece

a unit of length equal to 4 inches

a member of the crew of a ship

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a card player in a game of bridge

a round of applause to signify approval

terminal part of the forelimb in certain vertebrates (e.g. apes or kangaroos)

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physical assistance

guide or conduct or usher somewhere

References in periodicals archive ?
Adaptive shortening of long flexors in paralytic claw hands.
Neurological Manifestations in Different types of Leprosy Patients Neurological LL BL BT TT PN Total Manifestations Cranial nerves affected Trigeminal nerve 1 3 2 6 Facial nerve 3 3 Muscular system Disability claw hands 2 2 1 5 Flexion deformity of toes 1 1 2 Muscles wasting Upper limbs 2 2 1 5 Lower limbs 1 1 3 5 Sensory system Superficial sensation Mononeuropathy 11 4 15 Ulnar side Radial side 2 2 1 5 Glove and stock 1 anaesthesia Maculo-anaesthetic 1 7 30 38 Trophic and vasomotor changes anhydrosis 4 12 20
Therefore, in this short report we present guidelines to recommend rational selection criteria for reconstructive surgery to correct claw hand and thumb deformities in leprosy.
9,10) In our study, claw hand was the commonest seen in 69 (78%) patients followed by foot drop in 13 (15%) patients and lagophthalmos in 6 (7%) patients.
All patients less than 14 years of age who underwent claw hand correction during the period 2007 to 2012 have been included in this study.
Her singing is pretty average but her tics and habits are enough to drive you insane, particularly that ridiculous claw hand.
Ulnar, radial cutaneous, lateral popliteal and sural nerves were thickened along with ulnar claw hand.
Six months later, the patient underwent a four-tailed tendon transfer operation to correct his claw hand deformity.
In addition to the general morbidity produced by the reactions of both types the more serious effect was the progression of mobile claw hand to fixed claw hand in five patients.
What was not generally known was that the Ex-leprosy Patients Association had given him the money to travel to India to learn more of the techniques of tendon transfer for correction of claw hand.