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backhandedadjective

uk   /ˌbækˈhæn.dɪd/ us   /ˌbækˈhæn.dɪd/
A backhanded remark seems pleasant but may really be a criticism or mean something unkind: a backhanded compliment
(Definition of backhanded from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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backhandedadjective

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