keep (one's) hands off (something or someone)

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keep (one's) hands off (something or someone)

1. To refrain from touching or handling (something or someone). (Usually said imperatively.) You kids keep your hands off those cookies, they're for after dinner! I have every right to be on this property, so keep your hands off me! That television is brand new, so keep your hands off!
2. To refrain from becoming involved with or attempting to take or control (something or someone). (Usually said imperatively.) That rotten bank had better keep its hands off my land! Listen, buddy, keep your hands off my sister, you hear?
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keep one's hands off (something)

to refrain from touching or handling something. I'm going to put these cookies here. You keep your hands off them. Get your hands off my book, and keep them off.
See also: hand, keep, off
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This Morning star Holly, 36, could not keep her hands off her producer husband as they watched Tom Petty and Stevie Nicks perform at Barclaycard presents British Summer Time in Hyde Park on Sunday night.
Lisa's usually got her hands full dealing with her pesky parents Sue and Barry (Shirley Valentine star Pauline Collins and comedy legend Bobby Ball), and getting local strumpet Bianca (Sian Reeves) to keep her hands off her husband.
TV PRESENTER Gail Porter couldn't keep her hands off her new boyfriend at the end of a night of partying.
Tween queen Miley Cyrus couldn't keep her hands off her new boyfriend, actor Liam Hemsworth, as they found a secluded spot on Phillip Island, Australia.
Kate clearly can't keep her hands off her bloke - grabbing him for a kiss and a cuddle by the side of their car.