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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Hitting the ball with a racket stroke that involves reaching across the body.

Usage examples (33)
  • His backhand is better, and his net play is more adept.
  • In one sequence he stopped Daymond Langkow's dangerous backhand from the side of the net.
  • It was an error strewn for set from both player and a wild backhand from the Frenchman saw
  • Serena smashed a backhand from the baseline that forced Pascual into a backhand error into the net. for more
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