Definition of hand plant in English:

hand plant


  • A jump or other manoeuvre in skateboarding and snowboarding involving the use of a hand to push away from a surface.

    • ‘Laura landed a hand-plant on the quarter and some fakie 180 rocks as well as a bs boardslide on the rail and some flatland flips.’
    • ‘A variation of the hand plant is a maneuver called the layback air.’
    • ‘Then, two months before the November vote, Street unexpectedly executed the political. equivalent of a skateboarder's hand-plant.’