Definitions For Backhanded


  • Roundabout or ambiguous


  • (of racket strokes) made across the body with back of hand facing direction of stroke

Is Backhanded a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Backhanded is worth 23 points in Scrabble and 25 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Backhanded in a Sentence

  • We were disappointed by his backhanded apology.
  • “You throw okay, for a girl” is a bit of a backhanded compliment

Synonyms for Backhanded

Antonyms for Backhanded

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