Translation of "hand" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun uk us /hænd/
ARM [ C ]

A1 the part of your body on the end of your arm that has fingers and a thumb

Take your hands out of your pockets.
take sb by the hand

to get hold of someone's hand

elini tutmak
Bill took her by the hand and led her into the garden.
hand in hand

holding each other's hand

el ele
The young couple walked hand in hand by the lake.
hold hands

to hold each other's hand

el ele tutuşmak
at hand

near in time or space

el altında, yakında, hazır
Teachers are always close at hand to give help to any child who needs it.
by hand

B1 done or made by a person instead of a machine

el yapımı
This sweater has to be washed by hand.
in hand

being worked on or dealt with now

ele alınmış, elde, yapılmakta olan
Despite the pressures we are determined to get on with the job in hand.
be in sb's hands

to be in someone's control or care

birinin denetim ve gözetiminde olmak
The matter is now in the hands of my solicitor.
on hand ( also UK to hand)

near to someone or something, and ready to help or be used when necessary

yardıma hazır, yakında, yanında
Extra supplies will be on hand, should they be needed.
at the hands of sb

If you suffer at the hands of someone, they hurt you or treat you badly.

birinin eline düşüp kötü davranış ve muameleye maruz kalmak

one of the long, thin pieces that point to the numbers on a clock or watch


the set of playing cards that one player has been given in a game

(kağıt oyununda) eldeki kâğıtlar
a hand

B1 some help, especially to do something practical

Could you give me a hand with these suitcases?
I think Matthew might need a hand with his homework.
on the one hand ... on the other hand

B2 used when you are comparing two different ideas or opinions

bir taraftan/yandan, ... öte taraftan/yandan
On the one hand, computer games develop many skills, but on the other, they mean kids don't get enough exercise.
hands off informal

used to tell someone not to touch something

'Dokunma!', 'Çek ellerini!', 'Elini sürme!'
Hands off - that's mine!

(Translation of “hand noun” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English–Turkish © Cambridge University Press)