English noun: hands
|1.||hands (act) (with `in') guardianship over; in divorce cases it is the right to house and care for and discipline a child|
|Samples||My fate is in your hands.|
Too much power in the president's hands.
Your guests are now in my custody.
The mother was awarded custody of the children.
|Broader (hypernym)||guardianship, keeping, safekeeping|
|2.||hands (group) the force of workers available|
|Synonyms||manpower, men, work force, workforce|
|Broader (hypernym)||force, personnel|
|Narrower (hyponym)||complement, full complement|
|Member holonym||crew, gang, work party|