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I'm never without Nerds and peanut M&M's. I have a sweet tooth! I have an unlimited supply on hand at home, but the candy packs in my purse are not for sharing.
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Meaning of "on hand" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ON HAND

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WHAT DOES ON HAND MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of on hand in the English dictionary

The definition of on hand in the dictionary is close by; present.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ON HAND

on dit
on draught
on duty
on earth
on edge
on end
on entire
on file
on fire
on foot
on heat
on her beam-ends
on high
on hold
on ice
on impulse
on its last legs
on its merits
on key
on leave

WORDS THAT END LIKE ON HAND

a free hand
a heavy hand
at first hand
at hand
at second hand
by hand
come to hand
first hand
free hand
from hand to hand
hand
hand in hand
hat in hand
helping hand
in hand
out of hand
second hand
take in hand
the upper hand
to hand
upper hand

Synonyms and antonyms of on hand in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «on hand» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ON HAND

Find out the translation of on hand to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of on hand from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «on hand» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

en la mano
570 millions of speakers

English

on hand
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

हाथ पर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

من جهة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

под рукой
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

na mão
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

হাতে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

à portée de main
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

dalam tangan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

auf der Hand
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

手元に
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

반면에,
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ing tangan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

trên tay
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கையிலுள்ளது
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हातावर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

elde
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

a portata di mano
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

na rękę
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

під рукою
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pe mână
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σχετικά με το χέρι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

op die hand
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

till hands
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

på hånden
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of on hand

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ON HAND»

The term «on hand» is very widely used and occupies the 15.706 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ON HAND» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «on hand» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «on hand» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about on hand

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9 QUOTES WITH «ON HAND»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word on hand.
1
Eric Bentley
If one truly has lost hope, one would not be on hand to say so.
2
Warren Ellis
On the evidence I have on hand at home, social media isn't killing our children. It isn't killing families, either, because the constant long bloody phone calls that parents complained to their teenagers about in decades past are gone.
3
Jim Gaffigan
I worked on 'USA Today' as a topic for while. I tried to do something on hand chairs, chairs that look like hands. I really tried. But some topics are not truly universal.
4
Joanna Garcia
I'm never without Nerds and peanut M&M's. I have a sweet tooth! I have an unlimited supply on hand at home, but the candy packs in my purse are not for sharing.
5
Graham Kerr
I do the cooking at home. Where we eat no more than 100 grams of meat a day and have 'tons' of fresh vegetables. I prepare the vegetables with a wide range of herbs, spices and such. We also keep on hand lots of fruit, yogurt and great breads.
6
Emeril Lagasse
I love fresh citrus and always keep lemons, limes, and oranges on hand; they come in handy for spritzing up quickly grilled meats, seafoods, and vegetables, especially when followed up by a quick drizzle of extra virgin olive oil.
7
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
There is a large stock on hand; but somehow or other, nobody's experience ever suits us but our own.
8
John Spratt
With no other security forces on hand, U.S. military was left to confront, almost alone, an Iraqi insurgency and a crime rate that grew worse throughout the year, waged in part by soldiers of the disbanded army and in part by criminals who were released from prison.
9
Peter Stuyvesant
It is not the least anxiety that we have so little powder and lead on hand.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ON HAND»

Discover the use of on hand in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to on hand and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Hand Reflexology: Key to Perfect Health
An introduction to hand reflexology reveals the keys to this ancient healing art and outlines the exercises that can ease pain from headaches, back pain, sciatica, ulcers, sinus problems, and other common ailments.
Mildred Carter, Tammy Weber, 1999
2
Hand-Rearing Birds
Hand-Rearing Birds will provide the reader with a guide to the best methods of hand rearing all major species of birds. The book is broken into two sections.
Laurie J. Gage, Rebecca S. Duerr, 2008
3
Rachael Ray Express Lane Meals: What to Keep on Hand, What ...
These are Rachael’s quickest and easiest recipes yet and a breeze to shop for—because you shouldn’t have to spend all of the time Rachael saves you in the kitchen standing in line at the grocery store!
Rachael Ray, 2010
4
Making Puppets Come Alive: How to Learn and Teach Hand Puppetry
"The best book on hand puppetry we've seen." — The Whole Kids Catalog.
Larry Engler, 1997
5
Effect of Mechanical and Physical Properties on Fabric Hand
This book is useful for those in apparel and fashion design, textile selection, fabric designers and developers, and manufacturers.
Hassan M. Behery, 2005
6
American Freemason
cash. No. 249 spent $52,50 in charity during the year. No. 251 has on hand $180, and spent $15 in charity during the year. No. 256 spent $30. No. 265 spent $25, and has $50 on hand. No. 268 spent $25. No. 176 has $130 cash, and spent ...
‎1858
7
Accounting Problem Solver
The Brown Manufacturing Corporation has the following balances in the following accounts: Checking Account Cash $5,000; Savings Account Cash $300 ; Petty Cash $100; Money orders on hand $500; certified checks on hand $150; Bank ...
William D. Keller, 2011
8
Hand Surgery
A comprehensive but easily accessible summary of hand and wrist conditions, this handbook contains details of classifications, nerve root values and outcomes.
David Warwick, Roderick Dunn, Erman Melikyan, 2009
9
Essentials of Hand Surgery
The text is written in an easy-to-follow style and illustrated with 172 drawings, photographs, and radiographs. A Brandon-Hill recommended title.
John Gray Seiler, 2002
10
Distribution: Planning and Control
As such, DRP considers on-order quantities as available inventory in the calculation of projected on-hand quantities in that time period. On-Hand Balance. Unlike the statistical replenishment calculation, which is a straight arithmetical ...
‎1996

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ON HAND»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term on hand is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Here's how long Donald Trump can run, with the cash he has on hand
Donald Trump is very adamant that he should be president in part because he is not financially beholden to anyone. "I'm using my own money," ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
2
ELKHART COUNTY 4-H FAIR: Ritz on hand for Education Day
JULIE CROTHERS BEER | THE GOSHEN NEWS Sydney Newland, 17, braids the hair of Sofia Oliva, 9, during the Elkhart County 4-H Fair's ... «Goshen News, Jul 15»
3
Insurance reps on hand for questions next week
Insurance reps on hand for questions next week. Beatriz Alvarado. 6:47 PM, Jul 24, 2015. local news. Copyright 2015 Journal Media Group. All rights reserved. «Corpus Christi Caller-Times, Jul 15»
4
Giant crowd on hand as Cats take bragging rights
The GWS Giants take on the Geelong Cats in their Round 17 clash at Manuka Oval. Photo: Jay Cronan. GWS player Curtly Hampton. «The Age, Jul 15»
5
Duke Football Hand Delivers Season Tickets
Britton Grier, Lucas Patrick, Cody Robinson, Thomas Sirk and the Blue Devil mascot all were on hand for the deliveries. Also included in the ... «GoDuke.com, Jul 15»
6
Giants' Victor Cruz on hand to reward students in Paterson summer …
Giants' Victor Cruz on hand to reward students in Paterson summer education program. July 23, 2015, 2:05 PM Last updated: Thursday, July 23, 2015, 2:40 PM. «NorthJersey.com, Jul 15»
7
Sheriff's deputies on hand for salute to vets
CLERMONT COUNTY, Ohio (WKRC) -- Sheriff's deputies will be on hand to enhance security during the "Salute to Veterans, Troops and their ... «WKRC TV Cincinnati, Jul 15»
8
Future USA Soccer Stars On Hand At Youth Tournament In Tulsa
If you look at the U.S. women's team World Cup Success and the emergence of the men's team you'll notice that the future of those squads is in ... «News On 6, Jul 15»
9
Greenville mayor, police officials on hand for community policing …
WASHINGTON (WNCT) – Greenville mayor Allen Thomas is in Washington, D.C. to visit the White House. Thomas announced on Facebook the ... «WNCT, Jul 15»
10
Gov. Sam Brownback to be on hand for Statehouse blood drive …
Sam Brownback will be on hand to greet blood donors in the Capitol rotunda at 11:15 a.m.. The drive aims to boost blood donations during a ... «Topeka Capital Journal, Jul 15»

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