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Synonyms for underhanded
ˈʌn dərˈhæn dɪdun·der·hand·ed

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  1. sneaky, underhand, underhandedadjective

    marked by deception

    "achieved success in business only by underhand methods"

    Synonyms:
    underhand, stealthy, underarm, sneak(a), surreptitious, sneaky, furtive

    Antonyms:
    square, straight

  2. underhand, underhanded, underarmadjective

    with hand brought forward and up from below shoulder level

    "an underhand pitch"; "an underhand stroke"

    Synonyms:
    underhand, sneaky, underarm

    Antonyms:
    square, straight

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  1. underhandedadjective

    Synonyms:
    UNDERHAND

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  1. underhandedadjective

    Synonyms:
    covert, clandestine, surreptitious, underhand

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  1. List of paraphrases for "underhanded":

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How to use underhanded in a sentence?

  1. Lindsey Graham:

    I take pride in the fact that our vigorous response to their underhanded tactics ended up making the The White House House Democrats position untenable, today, they were forced to change course.

  2. Nancy Northup:

    These underhanded tactics to cut off women's access to safe, legal abortion simply cannot stand.

  3. Producer Yoshi Stone:

    I think there has been this impression that we are ‘reality television’—the kind of exploitive and underhanded production that is looking to take advantage of people or laugh at people— and I don’t think that is what we are doing, we are making a compelling show about a compelling subject matter and I think we are treating it with respect.

  4. Barbara Lee:

    Over the years, I’ve seen Republican leadership deploy every manner of undemocratic, underhanded tactics in Congress. But stripping my bipartisan amendment to repeal the 2001 AUMF -- in the dead of night, without a vote -- may be a new low from Speaker Paul Ryan.

  5. Jackie Speier:

    I cannot stand by while these provisions are slipped into an otherwise excellent bill through underhanded maneuvers that run contrary to our democratic process.


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