take hands off(redirected from get hands off)
take (one's) hands off (something or someone)
To refrain from touching or handling (something or someone). Usually used as an imperative. You kids take your hands off those cookies, they're for after dinner! I have every right to be on this property, so take your hands off me!
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
take one's hands off (of) someone or somethingand get one's hands off (of) someone or something
to let go of someone or something. (Of is usually retained before pronouns.) Get your hands off of me! Please take your hands off the cake plate.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.