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Meaning of UNDERHANDED

Pronunciation:  'undur'handid

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  marked by deception; "achieved success in business only by underhand methods"
  2. [adj]  (sports) with hand brought forward and up from below shoulder level; "an underhand pitch"; "an underhand stroke"
 

UNDERHANDED is a 11 letter word that starts with U.

 

 Synonyms: corrupt, crooked, sneaky, underarm, underhand
 
 Antonyms: overarm, overhand, overhanded
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Un"der*hand`ed\, a.
1. Underhand; clandestine.



2. Insufficiently provided with hands or workers;
   short-handed; sparsely populated.

         Norway . . . might defy the world, . . . but it is
         much underhanded now.                 --Coleridge.

 

 

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