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underhand

adjective
 
 
/ˌʌndəˈhænd/ UK ( US also underhanded)
done secretly, and sometimes dishonestly, in order to achieve an advantage: This is an underhand attempt to resume commercial whaling. Insurers have been accused of using underhand tactics to reduce the amount of compensation paid to homeowners who have been missold a mortgage endowment policy. underhanded methods/tactics
Translations of “underhand”
in Chinese (Traditional) 秘密的,偷偷摸摸的…
in Russian тайный, сомнительный…
in Turkish el altından, gizlice, gizli olarak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 秘密的,偷偷摸摸的…
in Polish nieuczciwy, podstępny…
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