hand sth out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “hand sth out” in the English Dictionary

"hand sth out" in British English

See all translations

hand sth out

phrasal verb with hand uk   us   /hænd/ verb [T]
B1 to give something to each ​person in a ​group or ​place: The ​teacherasked her to ​hand out the ​worksheets. They ​stood on the ​streetcornerhanding out ​leaflets.

expend iconexpend iconMore examples

(Definition of hand sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"hand sth out" in Business English

See all translations

hand sth out

phrasal verb with hand uk   us   /hænd/ verb
to give something to each ​person on a ​group or ​place: hand out fliers/leaflets He handed out ​fliers to ​advertise the store's ​bargains.hand out cash/money Washington began handing outmoney tostrugglingfarmers during the Depression.
See also
(Definition of hand sth out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hand sth out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 分发,发放…
in Turkish dağıtmak, vermek…
in Russian раздавать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 分發,發放…
in Polish rozdawać coś…
What is the pronunciation of hand sth out?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

new wave

people who are doing activities in a new and different way

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Read More