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underhand

adjective uk   /ˌʌn.dəˈhænd/ us    /-dɚ-/ mainly UK ( US usually underhanded) disapproving
done secretly, and sometimes dishonestly, in order to achieve an advantage: What really angered her was the dirty, underhand way they had tricked her.

underhand

adjective, adverb uk   /ˌʌn.dəˈhænd/ us    /-dɚ-/ US ( UK underarm)
(done by) moving the arm below shoulder level: underhand throwing He pitched underhand for the younger children.
Opposite
Traducciones de “underhand”
en chino (tradicionál) 秘密的,偷偷摸摸的…
en ruso тайный, сомнительный…
en turco el altından, gizlice, gizli olarak…
en chino (simplificado) 秘密的,偷偷摸摸的…
en polaco nieuczciwy, podstępny…
(Definition of underhand from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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