What does hand in glove mean?

Definitions for hand in glove

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hand in glove, hand and glove, cooperatively(adverb)

    in close cooperation

    "they work hand in glove"


  1. hand in glove(Adverb)

    In very close cooperation.


  1. Hand in Glove

    "Hand in Glove" is a song by the British alternative rock band The Smiths, written by singer Morrissey and guitarist Johnny Marr. It was released as the band's first single in May 1983 on independent record label Rough Trade Records. "Hand in Glove" peaked at number three on the UK Indie Chart, but did not make the pop charts. A remixed version of the song was featured on the band's debut album, The Smiths, in 1984. That same year, a cover version recorded by singer Sandie Shaw featuring Smiths members Marr, Andy Rourke and Mike Joyce as backing musicians reaching number 27 on the UK Singles Chart.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hand in glove in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hand in glove in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Paul Ryan:

    We're working hand in glove with the White House, the President is all in on this.

  2. Shire Chief Executive Flemming Ornskov:

    This is about growth and rare diseases, and it fits hand in glove with our strategy and our franchise.

  3. Lloyd Greif of investment bank:

    For them (CRH) to close two billion dollar-plus transactions within months is pretty aggressive, but CRL is a hand in glove fit.

  4. Suu Kyi:

    A people's army should be hand-in-glove with the people. Military representatives in the parliament have told me more than once that they also want to be with the people.

  5. David Cameron:

    The prime minister (Davutoglu) and I have agreed we should exchange even more information, we should work hand in glove because the people who are traveling ... to Syria and Iraq are people who threaten us back at home.

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