1. With nothing in one's hands.
  2. Impoverished, having no money or resources.
  3. Having nothing to offer
  4. Having received or acquired nothing
  5. Having failed at a task.
  6. Unarmed
Translations Translations
  • French: bredouille
  • German: mit leeren Händen
  • Italian: con le pive nel sacco
  • Portuguese: de mãos vazias, de mãos abanando
  • Russian: с пусты́ми рука́ми
  • Spanish: con las manos vacías

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