hand

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  • Cross hands - face and give left to left and right to right.
  • The hand is over when the players have finished playing their hands.
  • The hand is over when the players have finished playing their hands.
  • On the other hand, the letter in question might simply have been lost.
  • A game round consists of as many hands as there are players.
  • Both were at second and third hand; neither had much on his personal life.
  • In the other hand, the water clock was introduced to show time.
  • Although his vision remained strong, he had lost the full strength of his hand.
  • The game is played by two players using both hands.
  • The best signal quality is selected until the hand off is complete.
  • All pieces here are made by hand using techniques that go back centuries.
  • The reason is that the other players quite easy can "read" the hand.
  • At the same time the gun falls into the hands of the people on the ground.
  • My hands were on the roof and the metal was very hot.
  • Sometimes hands, or in rare cases, the back of heads would also be seen.
  • Each player must make their best five card hand out of the eight cards available.
  • The difference can also be felt by holding the hand in front of the lips.
  • It is also often used in basketball to keep a player's hands dry.
  • His eyes are wide and his right hand raised, palm open towards the front.
  • Henry V led his troops into battle and participated in hand-to-hand fighting.
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Meaning of hand

  • noun The (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb
    he had the hands of a surgeon, he extended his mitt
  • noun Ability
    he wanted to try his hand at singing
  • noun A position given by its location to the side of an object
    objections were voiced on every hand
  • noun 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
  • noun One of two sides of an issue
    on the one hand..., but on the other hand...
  • noun A rotating pointer on the face of a timepiece
    the big hand counts the minutes
  • noun A unit of length equal to 4 inches; used in measuring horses
    the horse stood 20 hands
  • noun A member of the crew of a ship
    all hands on deck
  • noun A round of applause to signify approval
    give the little lady a great big hand
  • noun 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
  • noun Physical assistance
    give me a hand with the chores
  • verb Guide or conduct or usher somewhere
    hand the elderly lady into the taxi