Definition of 'to hand'
Example sentences containing 'to hand'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Hundreds of thousands may have to hand back cash after being given too much. The Sun (2006)After her tearful appeal, hundreds of volunteers came forward to hand out brochures and put up posters. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But then we sacrifice all that having them near to hand allows us to do and be - and show. The Constraints of Corporate Tradition (1987)For those in need of funds, there are routes to explore and ways the banks may be persuaded to hand over cash. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He may well need to hand himself in, if not to save himself from his conscience then to save himself from Lucas. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Trends of 'to hand'
In Common Usage. to hand is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Nearby words of 'to hand'
Definition of to hand from the Collins English Dictionary
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Unlock language with the Paul Noble method
No books. No rote memorization. No chance of failure. Your chance to have a one-to-one lesson with best-selling language expert Paul Noble, try a FREE audio sample of his brand new Mandarin Chinese course.
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this new 13th edition is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. #homeoflivingenglish
We have almost 200 lists of words from topics as varied as types of butterflies, jackets, currencies, vegetables and knots! Amaze your friends with your new-found knowledge!
Meme Ban, Heart Age & Collagin: September’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this September with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.