(noun, verb)


1. (with `in') guardianship over; in divorce cases it is the right to house and care for and discipline a child

- my fate is in your hands

- too much power in the president's hands

Similar word(s): custody

Definition categories: act, guardianship, keeping, safekeeping

2. the force of workers available

Similar word(s): manpower, men, workforce

Definition categories: group, force, personnel


1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of hand