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What is another word for backhandedly?

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In a sarcastic or mocking manner
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“People started calling him the best rapper in Britain, a bit of a backhanded compliment, taking into account the whole suitcase-and-waterpistol state of British rap.”
By implication or hinting
“But this is only a backhanded way of saying that there is little consonance between school performance and job performance.”
Adverb for characterized by a lack of sincerity
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“Horace, however, speaks of his predecessor with a mixture of backhanded praise and overt blame.”
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