Definition of “hand sth back” - English Dictionary


“hand sth back” in English

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hand sth back

phrasal verb with hand uk /hænd/ us /hænd/ verb [ T ]

to return something to the person who gave it to you:

[ + two objects ] "No, I've never seen him before," I said, handing her back the photograph.

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