The word “backhands” has 2 syllables: back-hands.

It's pronounced as /ˌbækˈhændz/.

What is synonym and antonym for backhands?

In the thesaurus, “backhands” has 7 synonyms.

Here are synonyms for backhands along with examples of usage in sentences.

Synonyms for backhands

  • copperplates
  • cursives
  • hands
  • handwritings
  • prints
  • running hands
  • scratches

Meanings of backhands

  • noun
    1. A stroke made across the chest from the off-hand side to the racquet hand side; a stroke during which the back of the hand faces the shot.
    2. Handwriting that leans to the left.
    3. (Ultimate Frisbee) the standard throw; a throw during which the disc begins on the off-hand side and travels across the chest to be released from the opposite side.
    4. The reverse side of the human hand.
    5. The hand towards the back of the board.
  • verb
    1. To execute a backhand stroke or throw.
    2. To slap with the back of one's hand.

Example Sentences

  • The tennis champion showcased powerful and accurate backhands throughout the match.
  • During the training session, the coach focused on improving the players' backhands.
  • His precision with both forehands and backhands made him a formidable opponent.
  • The skilled player executed quick and deceptive backhands to outsmart the opponent.
  • With a swift motion, she delivered consecutive winning backhands in the final set.

On this page you'll find 7 synonyms or another words to backhands, such as: copperplates, cursives, hands, handwritings, prints, running hands, scratches.

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