Translation of "hand" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /hænd/ us /hænd/

hand noun (BODY PART)

A1 [ C ] the part of the body at the end of the arm that is used for holding, moving, touching, and feeling things

All their toys are made by hand. 他们所有的玩具都是手工制作的。
I delivered her invitation by hand (= not using the postal service). 我亲自送去她的请帖。
informal Get your hands off (= stop touching) my bike! 别碰我的自行车!
He can fix anything - he's so good with his hands. 他什么都会修——他的手可真巧。
You have to hold my hand when we cross the road. 我们过马路的时候你得拉着我的手。
They walked by, holding hands. 他们手挽手从这里经过。
Hold your fork in your left hand and your knife in your right hand. 左手拿叉,右手拿刀。
She sat, pen in hand (= with a pen in her hand), searching for the right words. 她手拿钢笔坐在那里,在脑海中搜寻合适的词。
They can't keep their hands off each other - they never stop kissing and cuddling. 他们的手就是离不开对方——他们不停地接吻拥抱。
"Congratulations!" she said and shook me by the hand/shook my hand/shook hands with me. “祝贺你!”她握着我的手说道。
She took me by the hand and led me into the cave. 她拉着我的手,把我带进了洞里。
a hand towel 手巾

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hand noun (CLOCK/WATCH)

[ C ] one of the long, thin pieces that point to the numbers on a clock or watch

Does anyone have a watch with a second hand? 谁戴的表有秒针?

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hand noun (CARDS)

[ C ] a (single part of a) game of cards, or the set of cards that a player has in a game

Who wants to play a hand of poker? 谁想玩一局扑克?
You dealt me an appalling hand in that game. 你发了那么一手臭牌给我。

hand noun (HELP)

B1 [ S ] help with doing something that needs a lot of effort

[ + -ing verb ] Would you like a hand carrying those bags? 需要帮忙搬这些包吗?
Could you give/lend me a hand with (= help me to move) the table, please? 你能帮我搬一下这张桌子吗?
I think Matthew might need a hand with his maths homework. 我看马修可能需要人帮他做数学家庭作业。
I could really use a hand with these accounts if you could spare a moment. 如果你有空,我还真需要人帮忙清点这些账目。

hand noun (PERSON)

[ C ] a person who does physical work or is skilled or experienced in something

How many extra hands will we need to help with the harvest? 我们还需要多少人来帮着收割?
I joined the firm as a factory hand and gradually worked my way up to the top. 我以工人的身份加入公司,通过努力逐渐升到了高层。
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[ C ] a sailor

All hands on deck! 全体水手到甲板集合!

hand noun (INVOLVEMENT)

[ S ] involvement in or influence over an event

It is not thought that terrorists had a hand in the explosion. 人们并不认为恐怖分子与此次爆炸有关。

hand noun (CLAP)

[ S ] clapping for a performer

So please give a big hand to (= welcome with clapping) your host for the evening, Bill Cronshaw! 请热烈鼓掌欢迎今晚的主持比尔‧克朗肖!

hand noun (WRITING)

[ S ] old use a person's writing

an uneven hand 潦草的笔迹

hand noun (MEASUREMENT)

[ C ] a unit for measuring the height of a horse up to its shoulder

One hand equals four inches (= 10.16 centimetres). 一手之宽相当于4英寸。

handverb [ T ]

uk /hænd/ us /hænd/

B1 to put something into someone's hand from your own hand

[ + two objects ] The waiter smiled politely as he handed me my bill/handed my bill to me. 侍者彬彬有礼地微笑着递给我账单。
Please read this memo carefully and hand it on (to your colleagues). 请仔细阅读这一备忘录并(交给你的同事们)传阅。

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(Translation of “hand” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)