Definition of 'at hand'
Example sentences containing 'at hand'
She had a solution close at hand.Times, Sunday Times (2016) The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1900) A BOOK OF LANDS AND PEOPLES (2003)
Relief may be near at hand.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Between Worlds: A Reader, Rhetoric and Handbook (1995) The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Food is always close at hand when the sufferer is hurting - people are not.Beyond Chaotic Eating (1993) Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
I always keep his books near at hand.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
They also resented the wealth and privileges of their local clergy, and especially of those monasteries near at hand.Christianity Today (2000)
Brat sighed, worried but unable to do anything but listen to the laughter of the children and the conversations nearer at hand.SOMEDAY MY PRINCE (1999)
For overstretched executives struggling to secure profits or future growth for their company, help may be closer at hand than they think.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Many people also visited their own great buildings and monuments nearer at hand, for sightseeing and exhibitions and shows were tightly linked together.Consuming Passions: Leisure and Pleasure in Victorian Britain (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The M4 and M40 motorways are close at hand.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2006) The Princess and the Goblin (1872) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Then it's close at hand when I need it.The Natural Beauty Book - cruelty-free cosmetics to make at home (1991)
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