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Dictionary French English: hands

Translation 1 - 49 of 49

NOUN   a hand | hands
VERB  to hand | handed | handed
handing | hands
SYNO   custody | hands | hands | manpower ... 
Bas les pattes ! [N'y touchez pas !]Hands off!
mil. Haut les mains !Hands up!
Les mains en l'air !Hands up!
2 Words: Verbs
se serrer la mainto shake hands
2 Words: Nouns
poignée {f} de mainshaking hands [handshake]
3 Words: Verbs
frapper dans ses mainsto clap (one's hands)
battre les mainsto clap one's hands
tomber aux mains de fall into sb.'s hands
avoir les pattes salesto have dirty hands
se frotter les mains [also fig.]to rub one's hands [also fig.]
attacher les mains de tie sb.'s hands
se laver les mainsto wash one's hands
se tordre les mainsto wring one's hands
se lamenterto wring one's hands [fig.]
3 Words: Nouns
expérience {f} pratiquehands-on experience
expérience {f} du terrainhands-on experience
4 Words: Others
à mains nues {adv}with one's bare hands
4 Words: Verbs
tomber dans l'escarcelle de qn. [loc.] [fig.]to fall into sb.'s hands [idiom] [fig.]
mettre le grappin sur qn./qc. [fig.]to get one's hands on sb./sth. [coll.]
mettre la main sur get one's hands on sth.
avoir les mains libresto have one's hands free
avoir les mains liées [aussi fig.]to have one's hands tied [also fig.]
garder les mains libresto keep one's hands free
mettre le grappin sur qn./qc. [fig.]to lay one's hands on sb./sth. [coll.]
mettre le grappin sur qn./qc. [fig.]to put one's hands on sb./sth. [coll.]
4 Words: Nouns
relig. mains {} jointes pour prierhands joined in prayer
relig. imposition {f} (des mains)laying on of hands
5+ Words: Others
Bas les pattes ! [Ne me touchez pas !]Keep your hands to yourself!
L'oisiveté est (la) mère de tous les vices. [loc.]The devil makes work for idle hands (to do). [idiom]
5+ Words: Verbs
être un simple instrument au service de qn./qc. [fig.]to be a mere tool in the hands of sb./sth. [fig.]
être un simple instrument entre les mains de qn./qc. [fig.]to be a mere tool in the hands of sb./sth. [fig.]
être doué de ses mainsto be good with one's hands
être entre les mains de be in the hands of sb.
cacher son visage dans ses mainsto bury one's face in one's hands
attraper qc. à deux mainsto catch hold of sth. with both hands
passer aux mains (de qn.)to fall into the hands (of sb.)
se mettre à genouxto go down on hands and knees
avoir du sang sur les mains [fig.]to have blood on one's hands [fig.]
avoir la mort de qn. sur la conscience [fig.]to have sb.'s blood on one's hands [fig.]
anat. avoir de petites extrémitésto have small hands and feet
glisser des mains de qn. [savon, bouteille]to slip out of sb.'s hands [soap, bottle]
arracher qc. des mains de snatch sth. out of sb.'s hands
prendre les choses en main [fig.]to take matters into one's own hands
prendre son courage à deux mains [loc.]to take one's courage in both hands [idiom]
retirer les mains de ses pochesto take one's hands out of one's pockets
sortir les mains de ses pochesto take one's hands out of one's pockets
se faire justice [soi-même] [se venger]to take the law into one's own hands
5+ Words: Nouns
mains {} en porte-voixone's hands cupped around one's mouth
Fiction (Literature and Film)
film F Les Amants traquésKiss the Blood Off My Hands [Norman Foster]
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