underhand Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Significado de “underhand” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "underhand" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

underhandadjective

uk   /ˌʌn.dəˈhænd/  us   /ˌʌn.dɚˈhænd/ mainly UK (US usually underhanded) disapproving

underhandadjective, adverb

uk   /ˌʌn.dəˈhænd/  us   /ˌʌn.dɚˈhænd/ US (UK underarm)
(done by) ​moving the ​arm below ​shoulderlevel: underhand ​throwing He ​pitched underhand for the ​youngerchildren.
Opposite
(Definition of underhand from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "underhand" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

See all translations

underhandadjective, adverb [not gradable]

 us   /ˈʌn·dərˌhænd/
(done) by ​moving the ​arm from back to ​front with the ​hand below ​shoulderlevel and with the ​innerpart of the ​handfacingforward: an underhand ​toss
(Definition of underhand from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "underhand" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

See all translations

underhandadjective

uk   us   /ˌʌndəˈhænd/ UK (US also underhanded)
done secretly, and sometimes dishonestly, in ​order to ​achieve an ​advantage: This is an underhand attempt to ​resumecommercial whaling. Insurers have been ​accused of using underhand ​tactics to ​reduce the ​amount of ​compensationpaid to ​homeowners who have been missold a ​mortgageendowmentpolicy. underhanded ​methods/​tactics
(Definition of underhand from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de underhand
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“underhand” in British English

There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
by ,
April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

Aprende más 

Palabra del día

cracker

a thin, flat, hard biscuit, especially one eaten with cheese

Palabra del día

bio-banding noun
bio-banding noun
April 25, 2016
in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

Aprende más