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Hand

A unit of length equivalent to four inches. It is used in the sale and use of horses.
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Corneille screamed, "I will smack your f***ing head in" as he put his hands round the warden's neck and pushed his head to the ground.
"As it would have taken a lot more people to hold hands round the church we passed a shout of 'God loves you',' along with a Mexican wave.
"I put my hands round her neck because she was screaming for help."
Feminists would have their hands round his neck given the chance.
London, Dec 3 (ANI): The teenaged model, who caused controversy when a judge showed he could fit both hands round her tiny waist, has now been named as America's Next Top Model.
cup your hands round your faces, finally able to see through--
He punched and kicked her and put his hands round her neck so she could hardly breath.
I put my hands round my head to try and protect myself." Mr Whiteside said he remembered being picked up.
JUST because he didn't put his hands round your throat doesn't mean your uncle didn't force you.
He put both hands round her throat and started to squeeze.
The Variable Star pattern so often associated with the Underground Railroad can be more easily visualized and analyzed by children with the illustration in Ann Whitford Paul's Eight Hands Round: A Patchwork Alphabet [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 10 OMITTED].
| A meal together following a split ended with a man putting his hands round his former partner's neck.