Home   Reverse Dictionary / Thesaurus  Customize   Spruce   Help


Jump to: General, Art, Business, Computing, Medicine, Miscellaneous, Religion, Science, Slang, Sports, Tech, Phrases 

We found 31 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word backhanded:
Click on the first link on a line below to go directly to a page where "backhanded" is defined.

General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. backhanded: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. backhanded: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. backhanded: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. backhanded: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. backhanded: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. backhanded: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Backhanded, backhanded: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. backhanded: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. backhanded: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. backhanded: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. backhanded: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. backhanded: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Backhanded, backhanded: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. backhanded: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. backhanded: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Backhanded: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. backhanded: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  18. backhanded: Rhymezone [home, info]
  19. Backhanded: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  20. backhanded: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  21. backhanded: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  22. backhanded: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  23. backhanded: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  24. backhanded: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  25. backhanded: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  26. backhanded: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. backhanded: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. backhanded: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. backhanded: Idioms [home, info]

(Note: See backhands for more definitions.)

Quick definitions from Macmillan (
American English Definition British English Definition

Provided by

Quick definitions from WordNet (backhanded)

adjective:  roundabout or ambiguous ("Attacks from tht source amounted to a backhanded compliment to his integrity")
adjective:  (of racket strokes) made across the body with back of hand facing direction of stroke

▸ Also see backhands

Words similar to backhanded

Usage examples for backhanded

Idioms related to backhanded (New!)

Popular nouns described by backhanded

Words that often appear near backhanded

Rhymes of backhanded

Invented words related to backhanded

Phrases that include backhanded:   backhanded compliments, backhanded ropes more...

Words similar to backhanded:   backhand, backhandedly, more...

Search for backhanded on Google or Wikipedia

Search completed in 0.024 seconds.

Home   Reverse Dictionary / Thesaurus  Customize  Privacy   API   Spruce   Help