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1. hands

noun. ['ˈhændz, ˈhænz'] (with `in') guardianship over; in divorce cases it is the right to house and care for and discipline a child.

Synonyms

  • keeping
  • safekeeping
  • custody

Antonyms

  • pull
  • attract
  • centripetal force
  • repulsion

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How do you pronounce hands?

Pronounce hands as hænz.

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Example sentences of the word hands


1. Noun, plural
Step or jump your feet back to your hands.

2. Verb, 3rd person singular present
Watch for puffiness or swelling in your face, hands and/or feet, the National Cancer Institute instructs.

Quotes containing the word hands


1. Who are you to judge the life I live?I know I'm not perfect-and I don't live to be-but before you start pointing fingers...make sure you hands are clean!
- Bob Marley

2. When I work, and in my art, I hold hands with God.
- Robert Mapplethorpe

3. Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
- John Wayne

2. hands-off

adjective. not involving participation or intervention.

Synonyms

  • inactive

Antonyms

  • violent
  • active voice

3. hands-on

adjective. ['ˌhænˈzɔn'] involving active participation.

Antonyms

  • dull

4. hands-down

adjective. achieved without great effort.

Antonyms

  • difficulty

5. hands

noun. ['ˈhændz, ˈhænz'] the force of workers available.

Synonyms

  • manpower
  • force
  • gang
  • personnel
  • complement
  • shift
  • work force
  • workforce
  • full complement
  • work party
  • crew

Antonyms

  • centrifugal force
  • adduct
  • push
  • repel
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