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Overview of adj underhand

The adj underhand has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. underhand, underhanded, underarm

(with hand brought forward and up from below shoulder level; "an underhand pitch"; "an underhand stroke")

2. sneaky, underhand, underhanded

(marked by deception; "achieved success in business only by underhand methods")


Overview of adv underhand

The adv underhand has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. underhandedly, underhand

(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. underarm, underhand

(with the hand swung below shoulder level; "throwing a ball underarm")

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