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raise your hand to/against sb

to hit someone: Never raise your hand to a child.
(Definition of raise your hand to/against sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “raise your hand to/against sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 打(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 打(某人)…
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