hands-off

[handz-awf, -of]
adjective
1.
characterized by nonintervention or noninterference: the new hands-off foreign policy.
2.
remote or unfriendly; estranging: a truculent, hands-off manner toward strangers.

Origin:
1900–05

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hands-off
 
adj
1.  (of a machine, device, etc) without need of manual operation
2.  denoting a policy, etc, of deliberate noninvolvement: a hands-off strategy towards industry

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Some people, perhaps those who design training programs, think policing should be a hands-off job.
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