hand-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: place into the hands of, give

Commentary: Includes: HAND OVER, HAND IN, HAND OUT

Ever the optimist, Norman handed the barber the magazine clipping of
Tom Cruise.
The new president was handed the reins of the government yesterday.
Mr. Big reportedly invited her to the bar and handed over a check
for 1 billion dollars.
People around here have handed out flyers for the big festival.
Entirely failing to hand in homework will get you a zero for the assignment.

VerbNet: send-11.1-1
FrameNet: Giving
PropBank: hand.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: guide, conduct or usher someone somewhere

Commentary: Includes: HAND INTO

'Goodbye Fanny,' he said as he started to hand me into the carriage.
Mary handed him into the small parlor so he could wait for the Earl.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2