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noun [countable] American English pronunciation: old hand 
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singularold hand
pluralold hands
  1. someone who has been doing something for a long time and is very good at it

    There are no surprises for an old hand like him.

    old hand at:

    After bringing up six kids, I'm an old hand at it.

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