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handover

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the usually forced yielding of one's person or possessions to the control of another
  • the handover of the family farm to a younger generation
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hand over

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1 to give (something) over to the control or possession of another usually under duress
  • The seller handed over the car's title to the buyer.
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2 to put (something) into the possession of someone for use or consumption
  • In response to a request for donations, we handed over all our extra blankets and pillows to the homeless shelter.
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3 to put (something) into the possession or safekeeping of another
  • handed over their valuables to the desk clerk, who put them in the hotel safe
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4 to shift possession of (something) from one person to another
  • Hand over that screwdriver, will you please?
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