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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

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Hands Off Cain said both Iran and Pakistan executed minors, in violation of the UN.
CONTACT: Adam Bromberg, +1-703-683-5004, for Hands Off The Internet
Coalition volunteers spent this month asking supermarkets and liquor stores to replace Halloween beer promotions with Hands Off Halloween posters, which pledge that the merchant will not promote or sell beer to minors.
London, Aug 4 (ANI): Kate Price, alias Jordan, and alleged new boyfriend Alex Reid can't get their hands off each other, according to reports.
CONTACT: Adam Bromberg for Hands Off The Internet, +1-703-683-5004
They couldn't keep their hands off each other as they left the Park Plaza hotel in Leeds with co-star Liam O'Brien, who plays village rector Ethan Blake, and a male friend and went to the trendy Atrium Bar.
Crewmen, keep your hands off the vehicular intercommunication system (VIS) alarm cable connected to the driver's full function crew station
We don't think the 27-year-old Holby City actor had much of a choice in this matter from the way Rachel, 25, just doesn't seem able to keep her hands off him.
The QB steps at six o'clock, opens toward the Sprinter, and hands off the ball while the Sprinter is going at top speed.
I know I was tired of taking my hands off the keyboard to move the mouse.
is a wireless and mobile device manufacturer with revolutionary technology that seamlessly hands off cellular to wireless local area network connections.
The First Minister told delegates: "My message to Alastair Darling is get your hands off Scotland's public spending.
The following comment may be attributed to Christopher Wolf, co-chairman of the Hands Off The Internet coalition (http://www.
So much so that some visitors cannot keep their hands off her.
In the process, our Multiple I has given rise to a one-back Shotgun/Spread formation in which our versatile QB hands off or runs the ball more often than the S-back or tailback.