What does hand wringing mean?

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  1. hand wringing(Noun)

    The repeated clasping or squeezing of the hands as a symptom of distress.

  2. hand wringing(Noun)

    A feigned exhibition of distress, usually with implied inaction or vacillating in the face of a dilemma or crisis.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hand wringing in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hand wringing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Terry Lathan:

    And every time it has been, it has been overwhelmingly, 'He needed to go,' it's been consistent. There's not been any hand-wringing.

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