set one's hand to

set one's hand to
phrasal to become engaged in

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • set one's hand to — phrasal : to set about doing : undertake * * * set one s hand to 1. To start work on, set about 2. To sign • • • Main Entry: ↑set * * * set (or put) one s hand to start work on …   Useful english dictionary

  • set one's hand and seal — index notarize Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • set one's hand and seal to — index certify (attest) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • set\ one's\ hand\ to\ the\ plow — • put one s hand to the plow • set one s hand to the plow v. phr. To start doing something of importance; give yourself to a big job. We felt that he had put his hand to the plow, and we didn t like it when he quit …   Словарь американских идиом

  • set one's hand to — See: PUT ONE S HAND TO …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • set one's hand to — See: PUT ONE S HAND TO …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • set\ one's\ hand\ to — See: put one s hand to …   Словарь американских идиом

  • set one's hand to the plow — See: PUT ONE S HAND TO THE PLOW …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • set one's hand to the plow — See: PUT ONE S HAND TO THE PLOW …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • set one's hand to — begin to work in …   English contemporary dictionary

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