the matter in hand

the job/matter in hand
the job or subject that is important at the present time: »

He is a consummate professional, very focused on the job in hand.

Main Entry: hand

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • (the) matter in hand — British, American & Australian, formal, American, formal the subject or situation that is being thought about or talked about. Do these figures have anything to do with the matter in hand? …   New idioms dictionary

  • the matter at hand — the current subject, the issue of interest …   English contemporary dictionary

  • the job in hand — the job/matter in hand ► the job or subject that is important at the present time: »He is a consummate professional, very focused on the job in hand. Main Entry: ↑hand …   Financial and business terms

  • The Captain's Hand — Infobox Television episode Title = The Captain s Hand Series = Battlestar Galactica Season = 2 Episode = 17 Airdate = February 17, 2006 Production = 217 Writer = Jeff Vlaming Director = Sergio Mimica Gezzan Guests = Episode list = Episode… …   Wikipedia

  • the job/matter in hand — ► the job or subject that is important at the present time: »He is a consummate professional, very focused on the job in hand. Main Entry: ↑hand …   Financial and business terms

  • The Art of the Matter — is short story in Frederick Forsyth s book The Veteran (2001). Set around the turn of the millennium in London, it tells the story of a middle aged, impoverished, out of work actor, Trumpington Gore, who seeks revenge after being defrauded by the …   Wikipedia

  • crux of the matter — {n. phr.} The basic issue at hand; the core essence that one must face. * /The crux of the matter is that he is incompetent and we will have to fire him./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • crux of the matter — {n. phr.} The basic issue at hand; the core essence that one must face. * /The crux of the matter is that he is incompetent and we will have to fire him./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • What's the Matter with Helen? — Infobox Film name = What s the Matter With Helen? caption = Original theatrical poster director = Curtis Harrington producer = George Edwards Executive: Edward S. Feldman Associate: James C. Pratt writer = Henry Farrell (screenplay) music = David …   Wikipedia

  • crux\ of\ the\ matter — n. phr. the basic issue at hand; the core essence that one must face. The crux of the matter is that he is incompetent and we will have to fire him …   Словарь американских идиом

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