1. /a/ to handle, touch (with one´s hand). 2. to horse around, push and shove each other (in fun). 3. to shake hands, shake on it (when closing a bargain). 4. /a/ to say something cutting to. 5. to squeeze each other´s hands to see who has the strongest grip. 6. /la/ to shake hands (with). 7. to help each other. 8. (for several people) to lift or move something together.