how to pronounce hand

hænd

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meanings of hand

noun:

  1. The set of cards held by a player.
  2. Management, domain, control.
  3. A bunch of bananas.
  4. Agency in transmission from one person to another.
  5. That which resembles, or to some extent performs the office of, a human hand.
  6. In linear measurement:.
  7. A Native American gambling game, involving guessing the whereabouts of bits of ivory or similar, which are passed rapidly from hand to hand.
  8. A side; part, camp; direction, either right or left.
  9. A bundle of tobacco leaves tied together.
  10. Power of performance; means of execution; ability; skill; dexterity.
  11. Rate; price.
  12. An agent; a servant, or manual laborer, especially in compounds; a workman, trained or competent for special service or duty; a performer more or less skillful.
  13. That which is, or may be, held in a hand at once.
  14. That which has the appearance of, a human hand.
  15. A person's autograph or signature.
  16. A bunch of bananas, a typical retail amount, where individual fruits are fingers.
  17. An index or pointer on a dial; such as the hour and minute hands on the face of an analog clock, which are used to indicate the time of day.
  18. Personal possession; ownership.
  19. An instance of helping.
  20. The small part of a gunstock near the lock, which is grasped by the hand in taking aim.
  21. Actual performance; deed; act; workmanship; agency; hence, manner of performance.
  22. Handwriting; style of penmanship.
  23. A whole rhizome of ginger.
  24. Three inches.
  25. A limb of certain animals, such as the foot of a hawk, or any one of the four extremities of a monkey.
  26. Four inches, a hand's breadth.
  27. Applause.
  28. The feel of a fabric; the impression or quality of the fabric as judged qualitatively by the sense of touch.
  29. The part of the forelimb below the forearm or wrist in a human, and the corresponding part in many other animals.

verb:

  1. To give, pass or transmit with the hand, literally or figuratively.
  2. To furl.
  3. To lead, guide, or assist with the hand; to conduct.
  4. To pledge by the hand; to handfast.
  5. To manage.
  6. To cooperate.
  7. To seize; to lay hands on.

name:

  1. A surname​.

phrase:

  1. Initialism of have a nice day.

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