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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: underhand(0.00846 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to underhand.
English → English (WordNet)
adv 1: slyly and secretly; “Mean revenge, committed underhand”-
John Donne; “oldline aristocratic diplomats
underhandedly undermined the attempt...to align
Germany with the Western democracies”- C.G.Bowers
2: with the hand swung below shoulder level'; “throwing a ball
underarm” [syn: underarm]
adj 1: with hand brought forward and up from below shoulder level;
“an underhand pitch”; “an underhand stroke” [syn: underhanded,
underarm] [ant: overhand]
2: marked by deception; “achieved success in business only by
underhand methods” [syn: sneaky, underhanded]
English → English (gcide)
Underhand \Un"der*hand`\, a.
1. Secret; clandestine; hence, mean; unfair; fraudulent.
2. (Baseball, Cricket, etc.) Done, as pitching, with the hand
lower than the shoulder, or, as bowling, with the hand
lower than elbow.
Underhand \Un"der*hand`\, adv.
1. By secret means; in a clandestine manner; hence, by fraud;
Such mean revenge, committed underhand. --Dryden.
Baillie Macwheeble provided Janet, underhand, with
meal for their maintenance. --Sir W.
Note: In modern usage, the sense is usually negative.
2. (Baseball, Cricket, etc.) In an underhand manner; thrown
with the hand no higher than the shoulder and the palm
turned upward during part of the pitch; -- said of
pitching or bowling a ball.
[1913 Webster +PJC]