backhander

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backhander

A blow administered by the back of one's hand. You talk about my girl like that again, and you'll get a backhander to the face, understand?

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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A loose ball due to a Malaysian blunder was well taken by Abubakr whose superb flat back hander went beneath the onrushing goal keeper.
The lead was doubled just before the eight minute mark as Calum Blair netted his first of the night with a deft back hander. And less than four minutes later it was 3-0 as Calum Henderson beat Anderson to give Pirates a comfortable lead and while there was no more scoring in the opening stage, they were well in front and already looking good for the two points.
After covering good ground, he beautifully side stepped M.Irfan to enter the circle and with a back hander found the top left corner of the goal.
After covering good ground, he beautifully side stepped M Irfan to enter the circle and with a back hander found the top left corner of the goal.
His powerful flat reverse hander struck the left corner of the goal and Pakistan were back in the front.Very next minute, Amjad made a spectacular diving save off a ferocious Korean back hander.
He gave me a back- back hander." After a couple of months the girl was moved to the Briars Hey home, which closed in 2005.
In the end it all came to a head in the last chukkar when Maj Gen Asfandyar Padauti scored a spectacular goal with the back hander taking Rawalpindi Zone's score to 5 A1/2 goals, just A1/2 goal ahead of Peshawar Zone and secured victory and 2013 title for this consistently high quality team.
I realise as with all the world's nastiness, the truly horrid actions we hear about are doubtless committed by a small and incredibly stupid bunch of sillies (hands up who would have loved to see that horse rear up and give him a back hander he wouldn't forget), but when something as meaningless as a football match can provoke such rotten behaviour, I think it's time for everyone to have a half an orange and sit on the bench for a bit.
THERE'S TROUBLE AT MIL Losing Milner to City was huge blow BACK HANDER Houllier salutes the Kop faithful for their welcome, but it got the Villa fans' backs up
Prosecutor Jim Withyman told Teesside Crown Court that Jeffrey "gave her a back hander" before grappling with the victim, and the pair fell to the floor.
According to those Spanish media reports, it took the 49-year-old little time to, unsurprisingly, agreeing to the nice little back hander for getting out.
Judging by the miserly back hander he gave me in the car park he might have fallen on hard times.
'I got out of the van and I just gave him a back hander. He should have had a hiding but he only had a slap.'
I just had to give him a back hander to get him at it.
After covering good ground, he beautifully side stepped Muhammad Irfan to enter the circle and with a back hander found the top left corner of the goal.