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idle hands are the dev·ils work·shop

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  1. idle hands are the devils workshopproverb

    One who is idle will likely come to do evil.

  2. Etymology: Probably ultimately from St. Jerome, "fac et aliquid operis, ut semper te diabolus inveniat occupatum".

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of idle hands are the devils workshop in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of idle hands are the devils workshop in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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  • untätige Hände sind die Teufel-WorkshopGerman
  • manos ociosas son el taller de diablosSpanish
  • idle hands are the devils workshopFrench
  • tangan menganggur adalah bengkel iblisIndonesian
  • mani al minimo sono il laboratorio diavoliItalian
  • ידיים סרקות הן סדנת השדיםHebrew
  • アイドル手は悪魔のワークショップですJapanese
  • 유휴 손은 악마 워크샵입니다Korean
  • otiosis manibus daemoniorum officiaLatin
  • праздные руки - мастерская дьяволаRussian
  • పనిలేకుండా చేతులు డెవిల్స్ వర్క్‌షాప్Telugu
  • มือไม่ได้ใช้งานคือการประชุมเชิงปฏิบัติการปีศาจThai

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