What does out of hand mean?

Definitions for out of hand

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. out of hand, beyond control(adverb)

    out of control

    "the riots got out of hand"

Wiktionary

  1. out of hand(Adverb)

    Immediately.

  2. out of hand(Adverb)

    Without thought or consideration.

  3. out of hand(Adjective)

    Not under control.

Freebase

  1. Out of Hand

    Out of Hand is a 1975 honky tonk album by Country music singer Gary Stewart. The singer's second album, his debut for RCA Records, reached #6 on Billboard's "Country Albums" chart, launching three charting singles, "Drinkin' Thing", "Out of Hand", and "She's Actin' Single". The album, a departure from prevalent country styles at the time of its release, was a critical as well as a commercial success and has come to be regarded as a classic in the honky tonk genre.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of out of hand in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of out of hand in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Joshua Crosier:

    crime is like a fire you must smother it before it gets out of hand

  2. Real Live Preacher:

    Im telling you, things are getting out of hand. Or maybe Im discovering that things were never in my hands.

  3. Real Live Preacher, RealLivePreacher.com Weblog, August 2, 2003:

    I'm telling you, things are getting out of hand. Or maybe I'm discovering that things were never in my hands.

  4. Elijah Cummings:

    Any little thing can spark the situation to get out of hand and we cannot afford that, we're better than that.

  5. Jessica Dubroff:

    This started off as a father-daughter adventure, and it's gotten wonderfully out of hand...I'm going to fly till I die.

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