Definition of clasp one's hands in English:

clasp one's hands

phrase

  • Press one's hands together with the fingers interlaced.

    ‘he lay on his back with his hands clasped behind his head’
    • ‘The principal clasped his hands together; he sat behind a mahogany desk in a swivel chair.’
    • ‘She straightened and nodded, clasping her hands together behind her back.’
    • ‘Then he clasped his hands together and continued.’
    • ‘Dapper in grey pinstripes, the only one of those assembled sporting anything like a tan, he clasps his hands together.’
    • ‘Eventually we were saved by Bill, who walked in and clasped his hands together, in readiness for his announcement.’
    • ‘David clasped his hands together and smiled piously.’
    • ‘She clasped her hands together under her chin and leaned forward through the rising steam of her coffee.’
    • ‘He got down beside me, clasping his hands together behind his neck.’
    • ‘She shifted her weight back and forth clasping her hands together behind her back.’
    • ‘Elizabeth clasped her hands together behind her back and walked in a full circle around the buggy, looking it up and down from all angles before she answered.’