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    Definition of hands in English Dictionary

  • NounBFhand
    1. plural of hand.
    2. VerbBFhandPRhandingPT, PPhanded
      1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of hand.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The ecomodernists talk of “unproductive, small-scale farming” and claim that “urbanisation and agricultural intensification go hand in hand.”
          • I tried washing my hands with soap, but the stain wouldn't go away. ‎
          • A later generation of bebop pianists would often be accused of one-handedness; their right hands flew along with melodies and improvisations, while their "weak" left hands just plonked chords.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Hand sections of the ascomatal wall were studied in 3% KOH. All measurements were made in Melzer’s reagent.
          • Hand me that tool, would you?   I don't have the right tools to start fiddling around with the engine. ‎
          • Hand me some tape. I need to fix a tear in this paper.
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • Resinous splinters or rolled paper tapers were kept on the fireboard for candle lighters; also perhaps tongs for the tender-handed pipe lighter who could not handle a live coal in his hands.
          • Like too many deeply depressed people, she died by her own hand.
          • A good handshake is a fullhanded, firm and brief grasp of the hand.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Verb singular forms
                • Third-person singular forms
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          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of hands for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "hands" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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