Definition of underhandedness in English:

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Pronunciation: /ʌndəˈhandɪdnəs/


[mass noun]
Secretive or dishonest behaviour: he rules with a combination of threats and underhandedness
More example sentences
  • She always acts above board, never resorting to underhandedness.
  • The woman had depths of underhandedness he was only beginning to comprehend.
  • The Commission's reforms were shot through with serpentine underhandedness.

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