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Russian translation of “hand”

hand

noun
 
 
/hænd/
ARM [C] A1 the part of your body on the end of your arm that has fingers and a thumb
рука, кисть руки
Take your hands out of your pockets. The hand
take sb by the hand to get hold of someone's hand
взять кого-либо за руку
Bill took her by the hand and led her into the garden.Having in your hands
hand in hand holding each other's hand
взявшись за руки
The young couple walked hand in hand by the lake.Having in your hands
hold hands to hold each other's hand
держаться за руки
Having in your hands
at hand near in time or space
рядом, вскоре
Teachers are always close at hand to give help to any child who needs it.About to happenCloseness in distance and time
by hand B1 done or made by a person instead of a machine
ручным способом
This sweater has to be washed by hand.Creating and producingInventing, designing and innovation
in hand being worked on or dealt with now
текущий (о работе, делах)
Despite the pressures we are determined to get on with the job in hand.Dealing with things or peopleActing and actsCoping and not copingTolerating and enduring
be in sb's hands to be in someone's control or care
под чьим-либо контролем, в чьих-либо руках
The matter is now in the hands of my solicitor.Controlling and being in charge
on hand ( also UK to hand) near to someone or something, and ready to help or be used when necessary
под рукой, в наличии
Extra supplies will be on hand, should they be needed.Available and accessiblePresent
at the hands of sb If you suffer at the hands of someone, they hurt you or treat you badly.
от чьей-либо руки
Guilty
CLOCK [C] one of the long, thin pieces that point to the numbers on a clock or watch
стрелка часов
Watches and clocks
CARDS [C] the set of playing cards that one player has been given in a game
карты, сданные одному игроку
Actions involved in playing cards
a hand B1 some help, especially to do something practical
помощь
Could you give me a hand with these suitcases? I think Matthew might need a hand with his homework.Helping and co-operating
on the one hand ... on the other hand B2 used when you are comparing two different ideas or opinions
с одной стороны …, с другой стороны
On the one hand, computer games develop many skills, but on the other, they mean kids don't get enough exercise.Connecting words which express a contrast
hands off informal used to tell someone not to touch something
руки прочь!
Hands off - that's mine!Preventing and impedingLimiting and restricting
(Definition of hand noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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