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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hands-off(adj)

    not involving participation or intervention

    "a hands-off foreign policy"


  1. hands-off(Adjective)

    Tending not to intervene

Anagrams for hands-off »

  1. handoffs, hand-offs


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hands-off in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hands-off in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Hasan Sertoglu:

    Take your hands off football.

  2. Mei Xiang:

    We’re taking a very hands-off approach, i’m very much in favor of mom and baby having time together.

  3. Art Laffer:

    Without China there is no Walmart, and without Walmart there is no prosperity, get the government’s hands off the economy, and you will see the U.S. boom like never before.

  4. Dylan Thomas:

    From my point of view the worst thing would be for it to end up in the hands of a private collector who locks it up in a bank vault for 50 years, it was hard to keep my hands off it -- I just want to pore through it, to be able to read every word in his crabbed, backwards-sloping hand -- it is such a covetable object.

  5. Henry Miller:

    Living apart and at peace with myself, I came to realize more vividly the meaning of the doctrine of acceptance. To refrain from giving advice, to refrain from meddling in the affairs of others, to refrain, even though the motives be the highest, from tampering with another's way of life - so simple, yet so difficult for an active spirit. Hands off

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