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NOUN   la main | les mains
NOUN1   a main | mains
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NOUN2   mains | -
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essuie-mains {m}hand towel
électr. le secteur {m}the mains {pl} [Br.] [electricity supply]
électr. réseau {m} (électrique)mains
électr. réseau {m} d'électricitémains supply
3 Words: Others
à deux mains {adj}two-handed
à mains nues {adv}with one's bare hands
3 Words: Verbs
battre des mainsto clap (one's hand)
battre les mainsto clap one's hands
taper des mainsto clap (one's hand)
3 Words: Nouns
battement {m} de mainsclap [of hands]
relig. imposition {f} (des mains)laying on of hands
4 Words: Others
mil. Haut les mains !Hands up!
4 Words: Verbs
arracher qc. des mains de qn.to snatch sth. out of sb.'s hands
attacher les mains de qn.to tie sb.'s hands
attraper qc. à deux mainsto catch hold of sth. with both hands
avoir les mains libresto have one's hands free
avoir les mains libres [fig.]to be a free agent
avoir les mains liées [aussi fig.]to have one's hands tied [also fig.]
avoir les mains pleinesto have one's work cut out [idiom]
avoir les mains propres [fig.]to have a clean slate [idiom] [fig.]
en venir aux mainsto come to blows [physically fight]
frapper dans ses mainsto clap (one's hand)
frapper dans ses mainsto clap (one's hands)
garder les mains libresto keep one's hands free
garder les mains libres [fig.]to remain a free agent
glisser des mains de qn. [savon, bouteille]to slip out of sb.'s hands [soap, bottle]
passer aux mains (de qn.)to fall into the hands (of sb.)
se frotter les mains [also fig.]to rub one's hands [also fig.]
se laver les mainsto wash one's hands
se tordre les mainsto wring one's hands
tomber aux mains de qn.to fall into sb.'s hands
4 Words: Nouns
cosm. crème {f} pour les mainshand cream
mains {f.pl} en porte-voixone's hands cupped around one's mouth
relig. mains {f.pl} jointes pour prierhands joined in prayer
5+ Words: Others
Aux innocents les mains pleines. [loc.]Beginner's luck. [idiom]
Jeux de mains, jeux de vilains. [loc.]It will end in tears. [idiom]
Les mains en l'air !Hands up!
5+ Words: Verbs
avoir du sang sur les mains [fig.]to have blood on one's hands [fig.]
cacher son visage dans ses mainsto bury one's face in one's hands
anat. vêt. enfoncer ses mains dans ses pochesto dig one's hands into one's pockets
être doué de ses mainsto be good with one's hands
être entre les mains de qn.to be in the hands of sb.
être un simple instrument entre les mains de qn./qc. [fig.]to be a mere tool in the hands of sb./sth. [fig.]
glisser entre les mains de qn.to slip through sb.'s fingers
laisser les mains libres à qn.to give sb. a free hand
laisser les mains libres à qn.to give sb. a free rein [fig.]
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
se secouer les mains pour les sécherto shake one's hands dry
sortir les mains de ses pochesto take one's hands out of one's pockets
Taxa/Species (Animals, Plants, Fungi)
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