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left-handed complimentnoun [C]

uk   /ˌleft.hæn.dɪd ˈkɒm.plɪ.mənt/ us   /ˌleft.hæn.dɪd ˈkɑːm.plɪ.mənt/ also backhanded compliment US
(Definition of left-handed compliment from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “left-handed compliment”
in Chinese (Simplified) 隐含讥讽的恭维…
in Chinese (Traditional) 隱含譏諷的恭維…
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