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underhand

un·der·hand

underhand

 
pronunciation:
uhn dr haend
parts of speech:
adjective, adverb
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: done with the hand below shoulder level.
Softball uses an underhand pitch.
definition 2: secret and sneaky; in a dishonest way.
I wasn't fooled by the underhand flattery.
synonyms:
devious
antonyms:
aboveboard
similar words:
crooked, dirty
 
part of speech: adverb
definition: with the hand held below shoulder level and the palm turned up.
Toss me the ball underhand.
 
antonyms:
overhand