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Hand (IPA: /ˈhænd/)


Hand (n.)

That part of the fore limb below the forearm or wrist in man and monkeys, and the corresponding part in many other animals; manus; paw. See Manus.

Hand (n.)

That which resembles, or to some extent performs the office of, a human hand

Hand (n.)

A limb of certain animals, as the foot of a hawk, or any one of the four extremities of a monkey.

Hand (n.)

An index or pointer on a dial; as, the hour or minute hand of a clock.

Hand (n.)

A measure equal to a hand's breadth, -- four inches; a palm. Chiefly used in measuring the height of horses.

Hand (n.)

Side; part; direction, either right or left.

Hand (n.)

Power of performance; means of execution; ability; skill; dexterity.

Hand (n.)

Actual performance; deed; act; workmanship; agency; hence, manner of performance.

Hand (n.)

An agent; a servant, or laborer; a workman, trained or competent for special service or duty; a performer more or less skillful; as, a deck hand; a farm hand; an old hand at speaking.

Hand (n.)

Handwriting; style of penmanship; as, a good, bad or running hand. Hence, a signature.

Hand (n.)

Personal possession; ownership; hence, control; direction; management; -- usually in the plural.

Hand (n.)

Agency in transmission from one person to another; as, to buy at first hand, that is, from the producer, or when new; at second hand, that is, when no longer in the producer's hand, or when not new.

Hand (n.)

Rate; price.

Hand (n.)

That which is, or may be, held in a hand at once

Hand (n.)

The quota of cards received from the dealer.

Hand (n.)

A bundle of tobacco leaves tied together.

Hand (n.)

The small part of a gunstock near the lock, which is grasped by the hand in taking aim.

Hand (pl. )

of Hand

Hand (v. t.)

To give, pass, or transmit with the hand; as, he handed them the letter.

Hand (v. t.)

To lead, guide, or assist with the hand; to conduct; as, to hand a lady into a carriage.

Hand (v. t.)

To manage; as, I hand my oar.

Hand (v. t.)

To seize; to lay hands on.

Hand (v. t.)

To pledge by the hand; to handfast.

Hand (v. t.)

To furl; -- said of a sail.

Hand (v. i.)

To cooperate.

Hand

Extremity at the end of an arm or forelimb

Hand

Unit of measurement of length equal to 101.6 millimetres (4 in)

Hand

Term in heraldry

Hand

Combination of playing cards held by a player

Hand

Feel of fabric or leather

Hand Synonyms

Bridge Player

Hand Synonyms

Deal

Hand Synonyms

Script, Handwriting

Hand Synonyms

Helping Hand

Hand Synonyms

Hired Hand, Hired Man

Hand Synonyms

Paw, Mitt, Manus

Hand Synonyms

Pass, Hand Down, Give, Pass On, Hand Out, Hand Over, Reach, Turn Over

HAND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Handicapped Transport

HAND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

HANDSPRING, INC.

HAND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Have A Nice Day

HAND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Hispanic American Network at Darden

Hand Rhymes

And, Band, Banned, Bland, Brand, Brande, Canned, Chand, Fanned, Gland, Grand, Grande, Hand, Land, Lande, Manned, Panned, Planned, Rand, Sand, Sande, Scanned, Shand, Spanned, Stand, Strand, Strande, Tanned, Vande

Bourland, Command, Deland, Demand, Disband, Expand, Fernand, Firsthand, Hoiland, Laband, Lefthand, Marchand, Offhand, Outmanned, Remand, Righthand, Unmanned, Unplanned, Withstand

Meadowland, Understand

Misunderstand

Hand (Last Name / Surname)

Hand is the #1,639 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 22,006 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Hand in Spanish is Mano

Tagalog Translation

Hand in Tagalog is Iabot

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "'Sacred! As with all things sacred, it gives with one hand and takes with the other .'"" - Dune

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (holding Takato's hand to encourage him) I'm not holding your hand because I like you, you know!"" - Digimon

Example Sentence (Quote)

" (laying in bed, thinking) I wonder" Am I a genius? (sniffs hand) My hand smells kinda like poop. [18]" - Penny Arcade

Example Sentence (Quote)

".. .the waving of hand or knee, or bright colours used by the charmers, to which the movements of the serpents respond." - Snakes

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [after taking off the bandage from his hand] It needs air. It needs to do some living. Let's take my hand for a walk." - Me and You and Everyone We Know


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