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See definition of hands off on Dictionary.com
  • as inpassive
  • as inhands-off

synonyms for hands off

  • apathetic
  • indifferent
  • laid-back
  • nonviolent
  • quiet
  • static
  • unflappable
  • uninvolved
  • bearing
  • cool
  • flat
  • idle
  • long-suffering
  • patient
  • yielding
  • acquiescent
  • asleep
  • compliant
  • docile
  • enduring
  • forbearing
  • going through motions
  • inert
  • latent
  • moony
  • motionless
  • nonresistant
  • phlegmatic
  • poker-faced
  • quiescent
  • receptive
  • resigned
  • sleepy
  • stolid
  • submissive
  • tractable
  • unassertive
  • unresisting
  • walking through it
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antonyms for hands off

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  • caring
  • concerned
  • interested
  • agitated
  • impatient
  • active
  • dynamic
  • lively
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    How to use hands off in a sentence

    With a suffocating gasp, she fell back into the chair on which she sat, and covered her face with her hands.
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
    She sat straight up in bed, and jerked her hands to her head, and screamed long and terribly.
    THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
    He reached forward and took her hands, and if Mrs. Vivian had come in she would have seen him kneeling at her daughter's feet.
    CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
    He burst into a loud laugh, clapped his hands, and danced before the delighted babe.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    Turn away from sin and order thy hands aright, and cleanse thy heart from all offence.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    For it is better that thy children should ask of thee, than that thou look toward the hands of thy children.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    We all rose to our feet, and he shook hands with everybody without waiting to be introduced.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    They will reach you by the hands of Mr. Mackenzie, a worldly-minded Scotch merchant, but honest as to earthly things.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    The patache was never seen again, and there is not much doubt that it was lost with all hands on board.
    THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
    He worketh under correction, and seeketh to rest: let his hands be idle, and he seeketh liberty.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
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