Devil finds work for idle hands meaning

What does the saying 'Devil finds work for idle hands' mean?

Idiom: Devil finds work for idle hands

Meaning: When people say that the devil finds work for idle hands, they mean that if people don't have anything to do with their time, they are more likely to get involved in trouble and criminality.

Country: International English | Subject Area: Religion | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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