out of somebody's hands
out of (one's) hands
Not within one's control. I submitted my application, so it's really out of my hands now. Now that the jury is deliberating, the case is out of our hands.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
ˌout of somebody’s ˈhandsno longer in the control of or the responsibility of somebody: I’m afraid the matter is now out of my hands. You’ll have to write to the Area Manager.
Farlex Partner Idioms Dictionary © Farlex 2017