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backhanded

back·hand·ed

backhanded

 
pronunciation:
baek haen dihd
parts of speech:
adjective, adverb
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: in the manner of a backhand.
definition 2: having an ambiguous meaning; oblique.
backhanded praise
antonyms:
direct
similar words:
oblique
 
part of speech: adverb
definition: with or in the manner of a backhand.
derivations: backhandedly (adv.), backhandedness (n.)