What are hands?

  • (noun): (with 'in') guardianship over; in divorce cases it is the right to house and care for and discipline a child.
    Example: "My fate is in your hands"; "too much power in the president's hands"
    Synonyms: custody
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Some articles on hands, hand:

Healing Hands III
... Following the success of Healing Hands I and II, Hong Kong's No.1 Television Channel, TVB, introduced Healing Hands III ... It starred the original casts of Healing Hands I Lawrence Ng and Bowie Lam and Healing Hands II Moses Chan, Maggie Shiu and Raymond Cho along with new additions to the series ...
Commendation Ceremony - Act of Homage Algo
... The vassal would clasp his hands before him in the ultimate sign of submission, the standard Christian attitude of prayer, and would stretch his clasped hands outward to the lord ... The lord in turn grasped the vassal's hands between his own, showing he was the superior in the relationship ... Through the touching of hands the warrior chief caused to pass from this own body into the body of the vassal something like a sacred fluid, the hail ...
Hands Of The Cause Of God
... The Hands of the Cause of God, Hands of the Cause, or Hands (informally) were a select group of Bahá'ís, appointed for life, whose main function was to propagate ... in the Bahá'í Faith, who serve in those offices, Hands are considered to have achieved a distinguished rank in service to the religion ... The last living Hand of the Cause was `Alí-Muhammad Varqá (1911-2007) ...
James Whitcomb Riley Hospital For Children - The Christian Sarkine Autism Treatment Center - Helping Answer Needs By Developing Specialists in Autism (HANDS in Autism])
... The HANDS in Autism, founded in 2004, is an outreach and training extension of CSATC ... Focus areas of the program include providing hands-on learning opportunities for professionals and establishing coaching and mentoring relationships ...
Crab Soccer
... Unlike soccer, players support themselves on their hands and feet, face up, in motions that make them look like crabs, a method known as crabwalking ... the goalkeeper must not touch the ball with their hands ... platform which they scoot around with their hands and legs ...

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Famous quotes containing the word hands:

    Power and speed be hands and feet.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Now Lady Maisry is gone home,
    Made him a winding sheet,
    And at the back of merry Lincoln
    The dead corpse did her meet.

    And all the bells of merry Lincoln,
    Without men’s hands were rung,
    Unknown. Hugh of Lincoln (l. 61–66)

    The government, which is the supreme authority in states, must be in the hands of one, or of a few, or of the many. The true forms of government, therefore, are those in which the one, the few, or the many, govern with a view to the common interest.
    Aristotle (384–323 B.C.)