What does hand in hand mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hand in hand(adverb)


    "hand in hand with hope went fear"; "doctors and nurses work hand in hand to save lives"

  2. hand in hand(adverb)

    clasping each other's hands

    "they walked hand in hand"


  1. hand in hand(Adverb)

    Holding or clasping hands.

  2. hand in hand(Adverb)

    Naturally, ordinarily or predictably together; commonly having a correlation or relationship.

  3. Origin: hand + in + hand


  1. Hand in Hand

    Hand in Hand is a 1960 British dramatic film about the friendship between two young children, one a Catholic boy about nine, the other a 7-year-old Jewish girl. Hand in Hand was released theatrically in the United States in 1961 by Columbia Pictures but it is perhaps best known by its several airings on the CBS Children's Film Festival between 1968 and 1972.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

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

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Courage is to walk hand in hand with the fear!

  2. Chinese President Xi Jinping:

    Let's go hand-in-hand to build a great BRICS partnership.


    The greatest leaders work hand in hand with their enemies

  4. House Speaker Paul Ryan:

    He turned politics on its head, we will work hand in hand.

  5. Scott Walker:

    I believe faith and science are compatible, and go hand in hand.

Images & Illustrations of hand in hand

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