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backhander

n. a backhand slap in the face. Yes, officer, a perfectly strange woman came up and clobbered me with a backhander that loosened a tooth.
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George Carman QC said Grobbelaar was a serial liar who had misled lawyers, the court and even his wife over claims that he was taking backhanders to throw games.
The England coach claimed one top Premiership boss regularly took backhanders from transfers, and the Swede's agent Athole Still said another was involved in a transfer scam, while a third club paid over the odds for players.
The ex-Arsenal manager, kicked out the game after taking a pounds 425,000 backhander, had his worldwide ban lifted at midnight.
team, scored the game-winner with just 1:23 left in regulation on a backhander that beat Sabres goaltender Bob Essensa and gave the Kings their seventh victory in eight games.
It was also claimed he took a pounds 100,000 transfer backhander when Liverpool boss, and arranged several other deals for players so he could cash in himself.
Queens Park Rangers manager Ian Holloway was offered a pounds 30,000 backhander as part of a "free" transfer which took left-back Gino Padula from Spanish club Jerez to Loftus Road.
Lemieux broke in on Kings goaltender Felix Potvin and tucked a backhander past his right leg to tie the game at one.
Gunners boss Wenger (left) insists he has never been offered a backhander in a transfer deal, but has nothing against agents earning commission.
Canada managed to cut the deficit in half with 4:43 left on a backhander from two meters by Johanne Begin.
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WORCESTER -- The backhander is hockey's version of a rotary dial phone.
I wasn't aware that they had brought in a new rule saying you can't give a horse a backhander down at the start.
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Malkin baited Stuart into trying to clear a puck off the boards and took advantage of the turnover with a slap shot that Osgood could not control, leading to Ruslan Fedotenko's backhander off the rebound.
When he did that I, as an instant reaction, pushed back, then straight away he gave me a backhander across my left cheek.