hand noun translation English to Italian: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "hand" - English-Italian dictionary

See all translations

hand

noun
 
/hænd/
A1 the part of your body on the end of your arm that has fingers
mano
I had my hands in my pockets.
hold hands If two people hold hands, they hold each other’s hand.
tenersi per mano
by hand B1 done or made by a person and not a machine
a mano
This sweater has to be washed by hand.
one of the long, thin pieces that point to the numbers on a clock or watch
lancetta
give someone a hand B1 to help someone
dare una mano a qualcuno
Could you give me a hand with these suitcases?
on the one hand… on the other hand… used when you are comparing two different ideas or opinions
da un lato… dall’altro…
On the one hand, I’d like more money, but on the other hand, I don’t want to work.
get your hands on someone to catch someone
mettere le mani su qualcuno
I’ll kill him if I ever get my hands on him.
(Definition of hand noun from the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “hand” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
athlete

a person who is very good at sports or physical exercise, especially one who competes in organized events

Word of the Day

When’s dinner? (Words for different meals)
When’s dinner? (Words for different meals)
by Kate Woodford,
July 22, 2015
Here at ‘About Words’ we’re always happy to get ideas for posts that we could write. A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on the language of meals and we thought this an excellent idea. If you are reading this post and have an idea for a topic or

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More