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backhanded

adjective  /ˈbækˈhæn·dɪd/ us  
(of something said) not clear and usually meaning the opposite of what it seems to mean: Her backhanded compliments annoyed everyone.
Translations of “backhanded”
in Chinese (Traditional) (話語中)隱含批評(或譏諷)的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (话语中)隐含批评(或讥讽)的…
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