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Another word for hand

  1. Approval expressed by clapping

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  2. The act or an instance of helping

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  3. One who labors

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  4. The particular angle from which something is considered

      1. A line bounding a plane figure.
      2. A surface bounding a solid figure.
      3. A surface of an object, especially a surface joining a top and bottom:
      1. To feel or show deferential regard for; esteem or admire:
      2. To avoid interfering with or intruding upon:
      3. To avoid violating:
      1. To think of or consider in a particular way:
      2. To look at attentively; observe closely:
      3. To relate or refer to; concern:
      1. A distinct stage of development:
      2. A temporary manner, attitude, or pattern of behavior:
      3. An aspect; a part:
      1. Electromagnetic radiation that is visible, perceivable by the normal human eye as colors between red and violet, having frequencies between 400 terahertz and 790 terahertz and wavelengths between 750 nanometers and 380 nanometers.
      2. Electromagnetic radiation of any frequency or wavelength.
      3. The sensation of perceiving light; brightness:
      1. A set of coordinate axes in terms of which position or movement may be specified or with reference to which physical laws may be mathematically stated.
      2. A set of ideas, as of philosophical or religious doctrine, in terms of which other ideas are interpreted or assigned meaning.
      1. One of the flat polished surfaces cut on a gemstone or occurring naturally on a crystal.
      2. A small, smooth, flat surface, as on a bone or tooth.
      3. One of the lenslike visual units of a compound eye, as of an insect.
      1. A way in which something can be viewed by the mind:
      2. A characteristic or feature of something:
      3. A particular look or facial expression; mien:
      1. To fish with a hook and line.
      2. To try to get something by indirect or artful means:
      3. A fishhook or fishing tackle.
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  5. One of two or more contrasted parts or places identified by its location with respect to a center

      1. A line bounding a plane figure.
      2. A surface bounding a solid figure.
      3. A surface of an object, especially a surface joining a top and bottom:
      1. The section of flesh on the body of a person or an animal between the last rib and the hip; the side.
      2. A cut of meat from the flank of an animal.
      3. A lateral part or side:
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  1. To relinquish to the possession or control of another

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  2. To cause to be transferred from one to another.

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    hand down

  1. To convey (something) from one generation to the next

  2. hand down

  3. To deliver (an indictment or verdict, for example)

  4. hand on

  5. To convey (something) from one generation to the next

  6. hand out

  7. To pass (something) out

  8. hand out

  9. To make a gift of

  10. hand out

  11. To present as a gift to a charity or cause

  12. hand over

  13. To relinquish to the possession or control of another

  14. hand over

  15. To put in the charge of another for care, use, or performance

Another word for hand

  1. *A workman

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  2. Handwriting

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  3. Aid

      1. The act, practice, or profession of instructing:
      2. Imparted knowledge:
      3. An imparted or acquired item of knowledge:
      1. The act or process of guiding.
      2. Counseling, such as that provided for students seeking advice about vocational and educational matters.
      3. Any of various processes for guiding the path of a vehicle or missile, by means of built-in equipment.
      1. To give assistance to (someone); make it easier for (someone) to do something; aid:
      2. To give material or financial aid to:
      3. To wait on, as in a store or restaurant:
  4. Ability

      1. Proficiency, facility, or dexterity that is acquired or developed through training or experience:
      2. A developed talent or ability:
      3. An art, trade, or technique, particularly one requiring use of the hands or body:
      1. A special talent or skill, especially one difficult to explain or teach:
      2. A tendency or pattern of behavior:
      3. A clever trick.
      1. To exercise authoritative or dominating influence over; direct:
      2. To adjust to a requirement; regulate:
      3. To hold in restraint; check:
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  5. *Applause

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  6. Round of cards

      1. Being such that every part of the surface or the circumference is equidistant from the center:
      2. Moving in or forming a circle.
      3. Shaped like a cylinder; cylindrical.
      1. To give out in shares or portions; apportion:
      2. To distribute (playing cards) among players.
      3. To give (a specific card) to a player while so distributing.
      1. a game or games played with a deck of cards, as bridge, rummy, poker, or pinochle
      2. the playing of such games; card playing
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  1. imminent, approaching, coming, impending;

    • eat out of one's hand

    • force one's hand

    • from hand to hand

    • not lift a hand

    • show or tip one's hand

    • throw-up-one-s-hands

    • wash-one-s-hands-of

    • with a heavy hand