being at close quarters
hand to hand(adverb)
at close quarters
"fought hand to hand"
Close together, within arm's reach.
Especially, fighting done within reach rather than at range. May or may not indicate unarmed combat.
The numerical value of hand-to-hand in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of hand-to-hand in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Finance is the art of passing money from hand to hand until it finally disappears.
Finance is the art of passing currency from hand to hand until it finally disappears.
Death is the enemy. I spent 10 years of my life singlemindedly studying, practicing, fighting hand to hand in close quarters to defeat the enemy, to send him back bloodied and humble and I am not going to roll over and surrender.
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