Backhanded Synonyms & Definitions

Synonyms are words that have the same or almost the same meaning and the definition is the detailed explanation of the word. This page will help you out finding the Definition & Synonyms of hundreds of words mentioned on this page. Check out the page and learn more about the English vocabulary.

• BackhandedDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Indirect; awkward; insincere; sarcastic; as, a backhanded compliment.
  2. (a.) Turned back, or inclining to the left; as, a backhanded letters.
  3. (a.) With the hand turned backward; as, a backhanded blow.

• BackhandDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) A kind of handwriting in which the downward slope of the letters is from left to right.
  2. (a.) Sloping from left to right; -- said of handwriting.
  3. (a.) Backhanded; indirect; oblique.

• BackhandednessDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) State of being backhanded; the using of backhanded or indirect methods.