an intermediate person; used in the phrase `at second hand'
"he could learn at second hand from books"
hand marking seconds on a timepiece
from a source of previously owned goods
"I prefer to buy second hand"
On a clock or watch, the hand or pointer that shows the number of seconds that have passed.
Second Hand is an album by Mark Heard, released in 1991, on Heard's own Fingerprint Records. The album was listed at #4 in the book CCM Presents: The 100 Greatest Albums in Christian Music. At the 4th Annual Americana Music Association Honors & Awards at the Ryman Auditorium in September 2005, Buddy Miller received the Album of the Year Award for his Universal United House of Prayer, and the opening track of that album, a cover of Heard's "Worry Too Much", won the Song of the Year Award.
The numerical value of second hand in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of second hand in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
In religion and politics, people's beliefs and convictions are in almost every case gotten at second hand, and without examination.
A lazy person, whatever the talents with which he set out, will have condemned himself to second-hand thoughts and to second-rate friends.
Trying to determine what is going on in the world by reading newspapers is like trying to tell the time by watching the second hand of a clock.
There is strong pressure on prices across the whole (Falcon) range, this price war comes not only from the (new) market but also second-hand planes.
We have options on A380s ... but we are not going to exercise them because they are too expensive, we see the option of leasing them second hand as an attractive opportunity.
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