hand, manus, mitt, paw(noun)
the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb
"he had the hands of a surgeon"; "he extended his mitt"
hired hand, hand, hired man(noun)
a hired laborer on a farm or ranch
"the hired hand fixed the railing"; "a ranch hand"
handwriting, hand, script(noun)
something written by hand
"she recognized his handwriting"; "his hand was illegible"
"he wanted to try his hand at singing"
a position given by its location to the side of an object
"objections were voiced on every hand"
the cards held in a card game by a given player at any given time
"I didn't hold a good hand all evening"; "he kept trying to see my hand"
mitt, peck, mint, plenty, lot, batch, raft, quite a little, passel, softwood, bargain, paw, pile, muckle, business deal, good deal, stack, mountain, sight, handwriting, deal, trade, bridge player, helping hand, wad, flock, hatful, mickle, slew, heap, mess, mass, hired hand, spate, tidy sum, hired man, script, great deal, manus, pot
one of two sides of an issue
"on the one hand..., but on the other hand..."
a rotating pointer on the face of a timepiece
"the big hand counts the minutes"
a unit of length equal to 4 inches; used in measuring horses
"the horse stood 20 hands"
a member of the crew of a ship
"all hands on deck"
bridge player, hand(noun)
a card player in a game of bridge
"we need a 4th hand for bridge"
a round of applause to signify approval
"give the little lady a great big hand"
terminal part of the forelimb in certain vertebrates (e.g. apes or kangaroos)
"the kangaroo's forearms seem undeveloped but the powerful five-fingered hands are skilled at feinting and clouting"- Springfield (Mass.) Union
hand, helping hand(verb)
"give me a hand with the chores"
pass, hand, reach, pass on, turn over, give(verb)
place into the hands or custody of
"hand me the spoon, please"; "Turn the files over to me, please"; "He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers"
run, progress, perish, hit, give way, elapse, dig, feed, go past, make pass, lead, top, roll, put across, go by, flip over, draw, evanesce, bowl over, moot, afford, collapse, occur, die, dedicate, debate, impart, turn over, go, contact, spend, ease up, slide by, get to, hold, fade, gift, render, consider, legislate, happen, egest, tip over, authorise, exceed, fleet, pass away, slip away, drop dead, overstep, relegate, move over, knock over, delve, transcend, gain, make it, authorize, founder, strive, devote, grant, establish, extend to, move on, devolve, cash in one's chips, kick the bucket, yield, contribute, get through, accomplish, give, fall out, attain, hap, slip by, march on, go on, tump over, sink, eliminate, croak, lapse, present, cave in, pass off, make, fall in, give-up the ghost, strain, return, blow over, apply, take place, generate, get hold of, expire, overhaul, pass around, chip in, throw, advance, go through, reach, open, communicate, submit, come about, choke, break, pop off, go across, cut into, overtake, travel by, arrive at, glide by, turn, deliberate, extend, circulate, reach out, distribute, decease, have, fall, pass, pass by, clear, exit, conk, excrete, buy the farm, pass along, achieve, upset, progress to, snuff it, touch, go along, surpass, guide, flip, overturn, leave, pay, consecrate, commit, sacrifice, kick in, pass on
guide or conduct or usher somewhere
"hand the elderly lady into the taxi"
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side (right or left)
mode of procedure
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chirology, chiromancy, palmistry, chiropody, chiropodist, chirognomy, chirographer, chirographist, chirogymnast, chirologist, cheirosophy, manicure, chiromancer, manual, chirography, ambidextral, ambidextrous, ambidexterity, ambidexter, achirous, chiragra, fist, manacle, castanets, mount, discriminal, bimanual, bimanous
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I would point out to you that in perhaps the most significant public policy issue of our time, the war in Iraq, I cast the correct vote, on the other hand, Secretary Clinton voted for that war. Her judgment was not right. It is an issue we have got to talk more about.
Laws and institutions must go hand in hand with the progress of the human mind.
Meeting with and hearing directly from our troops and diplomats on the ground is essential for Congress to conduct effective oversight of our mission in Afghanistan, we will return to Washington strengthened with the facts and the first-hand knowledge we have gathered at this critical time for our nation's Afghanistan policy and inspired by the courage of our servicemembers and diplomats on the front lines.
To sign any deal with Kosovo, he needs to show that he has strong popular support because nationalists will not like it, on the other hand if there is no deal, pro-EU forces in the country will complain.
I was terrified, they tied me down, my mother on one hand and my grandmother on the other.
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