Definitions for hand over

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hand over, fork over, fork out, fork up, turn in, deliver, render(verb)

    to surrender someone or something to another

    "the guard delivered the criminal to the police"; "render up the prisoners"; "render the town to the enemy"; "fork over the money"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. hand over(verb)ænd

    to give sb or sth to sb in authority

    The prisoners were handed over to government officials late last night.; The prisoners were handed over to government officials.


  1. hand over(Verb)

    To relinquish control or possession of something to someone; overgive.

Anagrams of hand over

  1. overhand

Translations for hand over

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

hand over

to give or pass; to surrender

We know you have the jewels, so hand them over; They handed the thief over to the police.

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