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English definition of “hand”

hand

noun [S] (HELP)    /hænd/
B1 help with doing something that needs a lot of effort : [+ -ing verb] Would you like a hand carry ing those bags ? Could you give/ lend me a hand with (= help me to move ) the table , please ? I think Matthew might need a hand with his maths homework . I could really use a hand with these accounts if you could spare a moment .Helping and co-operating
(Definition of hand noun (HELP) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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