in good hands

idiom

: in the care of a person or people who are able to take care of someone or something well
It's a great school where you know your kids are in good hands.
I'm confident the shop will be in good hands with you in charge.

Examples of in good hands in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Their efficient handling of such a crucial task reassures the community that our electoral process is in good hands. Letters To The Editor, The Mercury News, 22 Apr. 2024 Newcomer of the Year: North Crowley’s Isaak Hayes North Crowley’s senior class made a sizable impact in 2024, but the Panthers are in good hands with freshman Isaak Hayes. Charles Baggarly, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 19 Apr. 2024 But at least the outcome of the sales tax error is proof that Fremont’s financial future is in good hands, according to city officials. Will McCarthy, The Mercury News, 29 Mar. 2024 The Tigers’ offense should be in good hands, however, with Garrett Nussmeier at the controls. USA TODAY, 1 Jan. 2024 With Shanahan dialing up the right play calls at the right times, the 49ers should be in good hands in the biggest moments. Danny Emerman, The Mercury News, 11 Feb. 2024 Power users like video editors and graphic designers may want to step up to the M2 or even M3 chip, but those who have more basic computing needs are in good hands. PCMAG, 31 Jan. 2024 These three alums who follow fashion closely and respect Wales Bonner as a designer further speak to what can happen when the legacy of a community is in good hands. Kerane Marcellus, Essence, 25 Jan. 2024 Kate Middleton is in good hands at The London Clinic, says a former patient who had abdominal surgery at the private hospital last year. Monique Jessen, Peoplemag, 23 Jan. 2024

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“In good hands.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20good%20hands. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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