put (one's) hands up(redirected from put my hands up)
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put (one's) hands up
To raise one's hands to surrender, as to the police. Often used as an imperative. We have the building surrounded! Put your hands up and come out where we can see you! Video clearly shows the man putting his hands up slowly—and not reaching for a weapon as initially claimed.
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put your hands upraise your hands in surrender or to signify assent or participation.
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