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Backhanded

Back´hand`ed
a.1.With the hand turned backward; as, a backhanded blow.
2.Indirect; awkward; insincere; sarcastic; as, a backhanded compliment.
3.Turned back, or inclining to the left; as, backhanded letters.
a. & adv.1.(Sport) Stroked with a backhand{2}; as, a backhanded drive.
Adj.1.backhanded - (of racket strokes) made across the body with back of hand facing direction of stroke
Synonyms: backhand
2.backhanded - roundabout or ambiguous; "attacks from tht source amounted to a backhanded compliment to his integrity"; "a backhanded and dishonest way of reaching his goal"
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