Meaning: A person who can be trusted to do something without causing any trouble is a safe pair of hands.
- Category: Body and bodily functions
Idioms similar to 'Safe pair of hands'
- A fresh pair of eyes
- Hands down
- Play into someone's hands
- Clean hands
- My hands are tied
- Get your hands dirty
- Wash your hands of something
- My hands are full
- Hold your hands up
- Many hands make light work
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