Bracelet Hand Thread
Your hands are the parts of your body at the end of your arms. Each hand has four fingers and a thumb. I put my hand into my pocket and pulled out the letter. In a game of cards your hand is the set of cards that you are holding in your hand at a particular time or the cards that are dealt to you at the beginning of the game. He carefully inspected his hand. The hands of a clock or watch are the thin pieces of metal or plastic that indicate what time it is. The hands of the clock on the wall moved with a slight click. Half past ten. If you ask someone for a hand with something you are asking them to help you in what you are doing. Come and give me a hand in the garden. If someone asks an audience to give someone a hand they are asking the audience to clap loudly usually before or after that person performs. Let’s give ’em a big hand. If someone experiences a particular kind of treatment especially unpleasant treatment at the hands of a person or organization they receive it from them. The civilian population was suffering greatly at the hands of the security forces. If you do something by hand you do it using your hands rather than a machine. Each pleat was stitched in place by hand. If you have a problem or responsibility on your hands you have to deal with it. If it is off your hands you no longer have to deal with it. They now have yet another drug problem on their hands. If someone or something is on hand they are near and able to be used if they are needed. There are experts on hand to give you all the help and advice you need. You use on the other hand to introduce the second of two contrasting points facts or ways of looking at something. The movie lost money reviews on the other hand were by and large favorable. If a person or a situation gets out of hand you are no longer able to control them. His drinking got out of hand. If you take something or someone in hand you take control or responsibility over them especially in order to improve them. She took the twins in hand encouraging them to turn their thoughts to the future. If you say that your hands are tied you mean that something is preventing you from acting in the way that you want to. Politicians are always saying that they want to help us but their hands are tied. If you try your hand at an activity you attempt to do it usually for the first time. He tried his hand at fishing but he wasn’t really very good at it. If you turn your hand to something such as a practical activity you learn about it and do it for the first time. a person who can turn his hand to anything. If you wash your hands of someone or something you refuse to be involved with them any more or to take responsibility for them. He seems to have washed his hands of the job. If you win hands down you win very easily. We have been beaten in some games which we should have won hands down. If you hand something to someone you pass it to them. He handed me a little rectangle of white paper. Thread or a thread is a long very thin piece of a material such as cotton nylon or silk especially one that is used in sewing. This time I’ll do it right with a spool of thread. If you thread your way through a group of people or things or thread through it you move through it carefully or slowly changing direction frequently as you move. Slowly she threaded her way back through the moving mass of bodies. If you thread a long thin object through something you pass it through one or more holes or narrow spaces. threading the laces through the eyelets of his shoes. The thread of an argument a story or a situation is an aspect of it that connects all the different parts together. The thread running through many of these proposals was the theme of individual power and opportunity. A thread of something such as liquid light or color is a long thin line or piece of it. A thin glistening thread of moisture ran along the rough concrete sill. The thread on a screw or on something such as a lid or a pipe is the raised spiral line of metal or plastic around it which allows it to be fixed in place by twisting. The screw threads will be able to get a good grip.