Meaning of “give someone a hand” in the English Dictionary

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"give someone a hand" in American English

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give someone a hand

also lend (someone) a hand

to give someone help:

Could you give me a hand with these suitcases?
Marcia has taught her children to lend a hand when it comes to cleaning up after meals.

(Definition of “give someone a hand” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)