off somebody's hands
off (one's) hands
Removed from one's responsibility. I never would have finished the project on time if Bill hadn't taken that part off my hands.
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off somebody’s ˈhandsno longer the responsibility of somebody: Now that the children are off my hands, I’ve got more time for other things.
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