hand and glove

hand and glove

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.


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  • hand\ and\ glove — • hand in glove • hand and glove adj or adv. phr. Very close or friendly; working together; in very close agreement or cooperation, especially for bad purposes. The Navy and the Coast Guard work hand and glove, especially in war time. Judges and… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • hand and glove — UK US adverb US ► HAND IN GLOVE(Cf. ↑hand in glove) …   Financial and business terms

  • hand and glove — adverb in close cooperation they work hand in glove • Syn: ↑hand in glove, ↑cooperatively • Derived from adjective: ↑cooperative (for: ↑cooperatively) …   Useful english dictionary

  • hand and glove — See: HAND IN GLOVE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hand and glove — adverb see hand in glove …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hand and glove — intimate, working together closely …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hand and glove — Very intimate, very friendly, very familiar …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • hand-and-glove — …   Useful english dictionary

  • To be hand and glove with — Glove Glove (gl[u^]v), n. [OE. glove, glofe, AS. gl[=o]f; akin to Icel. gl[=o]fi, cf. Goth. l[=o]fa palm of the hand, Icel. l[=o]fi.] [1913 Webster] 1. A cover for the hand, or for the hand and wrist, with a separate sheath for each finger. The… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To be hand and glove with — Hand Hand (h[a^]nd), n. [AS. hand, hond; akin to D., G., & Sw. hand, OHG. hant, Dan. haand, Icel. h[ o]nd, Goth. handus, and perh. to Goth. hin[thorn]an to seize (in comp.). Cf. {Hunt}.] 1. That part of the fore limb below the forearm or wrist in …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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