extra pair of hands

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extra pair of hands

Additional help or assistance provided by another person. I think we need to hire an extra pair of hands to help clean the house and mind the children.
See also: extra, hand, of, pair
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(This is when an extra pair of hands comes in very useful!).
It's an arrangement to give police an extra pair of hands."
The group relies a lot on donations and volunteers and are always seeking help, help on the reception, taking calls, fundraising, many tasks which need an extra pair of hands. So if you have time and want to help do look on Facebook.
Do you need a bit of help?' And they were happy to have an extra pair of hands," according to MSN reports.
It can be as simple as an extra pair of hands to get out of the house or support to go to a toddler group, to help with more serious struggles with mental health, post-natal depression, disability or bereavement.
Flying Nannies were introduced by Etihad Airways in September 2013, and are on-board to provide an extra pair of hands and to allow parents more personal time while they entertain the children.
The basic thing is to take your time and not rush, however desperate you are for that extra pair of hands. Follow a structured recruitment process designed to gain evidence of applicants' strengths and successes.
There is certainly a lot of hype about collaborative robots--the idea is that these machines are an extra pair of hands for the worker, one that can hold heavy parts or do repetitive tasks while the human works alongside them--and it will be a theme at the upcoming automation trade fair Automatica in Munich.
Whether you just need an extra pair of hands or your little one's throwing a bit of a tantrum, most cabin crew will sympathise and try to help.
They can also offer an extra pair of hands when you're trying to juggle luggage and children at the same time.
It is good to have the extra pair of hands to help.
Pc Jeffery was sent to his aid, but needed an extra pair of hands to help her lift the man back up.
"Many times we find ourselves needing an extra pair of hands and, while this may not help you magically grow an extra set, it can help you to free up the two that you do have," said Rob Bresnahan, CEO of Larson Electronics LLC."This intrinsically safe LED headlamp has been specially made with extremely durable materials for hazardous locations where you need all hands free."
He was signed four years ago by Tony Mowbray as cover for Jason Steele and Jayson Leutwiler and as an extra pair of hands to help out on the training ground.