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take someone's hands and shake them as a gesture of greeting or congratulation

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Haqiqatpur said the circumstances were not yet right to shake hands with any US president.
He held that both Nawaz Sharif and Modi did not shake hands but they only waved hands.
RICHARD Scudamore has defended Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho's failure to shake hands after the Community Shield.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A shopkeeper was allegedly beaten by supporters of the Justice and Development Party (AK Party) after he refused to shake hands with a ruling party deputy who was chatting with shopkeepers in the Beyoy-lu district on Friday.
DAVID Cameron refused to shake hands with audience members after Thursday's TV election debate, it has been claimed.
Information and broadcasting minister Michael Makuei Lueth said the cabinet had resolved that people should not shake hands as part of ramped up efforts being introduced in South Sudan.
Rani Mukerji is outdated now, and nobody would doubt your character even if you shake hands with Kareena ( Kapoor)," Sopal said.
6 ( ANI ): It was a pleasant surprise for the morning walkers at Ram Bagh Gardens to see both Congress party's Captain Amarinder Singh and BJP's Arun Jaitley- contesting from Amritsar parliamentary constituency shake hands.
Then, the Crown Prince shake hands with the Pakistani ministers and senior officials.
Obama was only the second US president to shake hands with a Cuban leader since Washington and Havana broke off diplomatic relations in 1961.
There's that Indian lad who always wants to shake hands before a game.
Summary: Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo expects all the players will shake hands before Sunday's Barclays Premier League clash with Manchester United.
It is sure to be a passionate atmosphere for the Loftus Road derby given the events of last season's match and Hills are betting on whether the two teams shake hands.
The highlight of the royal visit for Jamie Brown, 12, of Boldon, was also getting to shake hands with the Duke of Edinburgh.
I had promised my wife, the manager and the directors that I was going to shake hands with Evra.