regional note: in BRIT, also use hand round
phrasal verb hand
If you hand around
or hand round
something such as food, you pass
it from one person to another in a group.
John handed round the plate of sandwiches.
...the free Jamaican cigars that were always handed around at official functions.
Dean produced another bottle and handed it round.
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