on all hands
or on every hand phrasal everywhere

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • On all hands — 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

  • on all hands — adverb : on every hand in the dark of the woods he could hear twittering and scurrying on all hands * * * on all hands or on every hand 1. On all sides 2. By everybody • • • Main Entry: ↑hand …   Useful english dictionary

  • on all hands — By all parties, by everybody …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • on all hands — idi or every hand , everywhere …   From formal English to slang

  • on your hands — used to say that you have something or are responsible for something With all that extra work on her hands she ll need all the help she can get. Once this project is over she should have some time on her hands. [=free time] see also blood on your …   Useful english dictionary

  • All hands — 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

  • All Hands on the Bad One — Studio album by Sleater Kinney Released …   Wikipedia

  • All Hands — Логотип журнала All Hands …   Википедия

  • all hands on deck — phrase used for saying that everyone must help because there is an emergency Thesaurus: rescue and rescuingsynonym Main entry: deck * * * all ˌhands on ˈdeck idiom (also …   Useful english dictionary

  • all hands to the pump — phrase used for saying that everyone must work hard because the situation is urgent Thesaurus: everyone and everybodysynonym Main entry: pump * * * all ˌhands on ˈdeck idiom (also …   Useful english dictionary

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