Meaning of “hand in glove” in the English Dictionary

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"hand in glove" in British English

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hand in glove

US also hand and glove

working together, often to do something dishonest:

It was rumoured at the time that some of the gangs were working hand in glove with the police.

(Definition of “hand in glove” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"hand in glove" in Business English

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hand in gloveadverb

uk us US also hand and glove

if you work hand in glove with someone, you work together very closely:

The general manager at the Scottish plant, will work hand in glove with UK managing director in London.
The lieutenant governor can work hand and glove with the new administration to make sure that the right bills get put forward.

(Definition of “hand in glove” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)