lone hand

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lone hand

n.
1. Games
a. A hand played without help from a partner's hand.
b. A card player without a partner.
2. See lone wolf.

lone hand

n
1. (Card Games) (in card games such as euchre) an independent player or hand played without a partner
2. play a lone hand to operate without assistance
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lone hand - a person who avoids the company or assistance of otherslone hand - a person who avoids the company or assistance of others
individualist - a person who pursues independent thought or action
recluse, solitudinarian, troglodyte, solitary, hermit - one who lives in solitude