hand\ out

hand\ out
v informal
To give (things of the same kind) to several people.

The teacher handed out the examination papers.

At the Christmas party Santa Claus handed out the presents under the tree.

Handing out free advice to all your friends will not make them like you.

Compare: give out(3)

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  • hand-out — (n.) also handout, hand out, alms or food given to a beggar, 1882, hobo slang, from HAND (Cf. hand) (v.) + OUT (Cf. out). Meaning distributed printed informational matter is from 1927 …   Etymology dictionary

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  • hand out — ► hand out distribute among a group. Main Entry: ↑hand …   English terms dictionary

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