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noun as in appendage at end of human arm

noun as in person who does labor

noun as in help, aid

noun as in handwriting

noun as in round of applause

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Example Sentences

The ball was in hands seemingly more than normal, so I went back and looked at the numbers.

What they passed in May doesn’t put money in their constituents’ hands.

The exec will have her hands full when she starts at the end of the month.

From Fortune

Meanwhile, if you need quick access to the camera from the lock screen you can just swipe from right to left across the display—you don’t have to use the camera icon in the lower right-hand corner.

Taking that knowledge, the Pro Shop marketplace is currently stocked with 4,500 products ranging from hats to golf bags, DeChiaro said, all of which were hand selected by the edit team from a catalogue put together by Global Value Commerce’s buyers.

From Digiday

Eating disorders, on the other hand, are driven largely by biological processes that occur on the inside.

“After the New York mentality, it is the ultimate contrast to see people making things by hand,” he said.

Thankfully, his assistant knows these roads like the back of his hand.

The collection includes kimono capes and hand woven jump overalls.

Prices are relatively inexpensive and come in at around 135 euros for a shirt or 35 euros for hand woven boxers.

After relievedly giving the pistol to the nearest soldier, he stumbled quickly over to Brion and took his hand.

She is quite true, but not wise, and your left hand must not know what your right hand is doing.

The aged woman made no reply; her eyes still studied Ramona's face, and she still held her hand.

He came to the top of the stairs with a lamp in his hand, and wanted to know what the rumpus was about.

She was holding the back of her chair with one hand; her loose sleeve had slipped almost to the shoulder of her uplifted arm.


On this page you'll find 141 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hand, such as: appendage, fist, grip, palm, duke, and extremity.

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