get out of hand Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “get out of hand” - Learner’s Dictionary

get out of hand

to become difficult to control: It was the end of term and the children were getting a little out of hand.Uncontrolled
Translations of “get out of hand”
in Russian отбиться от рук, распуститься…
in Turkish kontrolden çıkmak…
in Polish wymykać się spod kontroli…
(Definition of get out of hand from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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