English to Afrikaans Meaning :: backhand

Backhand :
backhand
- backhand

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Noun(1) a return made with the back of the hand facing the direction of the stroke
Verb(1) hit a tennis ball backhand
Adjective(1) (of racket strokes(2) (of handwriting

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(1) a backhand volley(2) A crossed backhand volley in front of the net ended his run at 6-3.(3) In tennis, there is the forehand, the backhand , the overhead smash and the drop volley, all with a different grip.(4) He saved four more championship points serving at 5-6, finally winning the 24-point game when his opponent dumped a backhand into the net.(5) But the American hit a forehand into the net, then sent a backhand wide and lost the game.(6) The morning session was focused on improving fundamentals such as forehand and backhand strokes, developing co-ordination, and creating a general awareness of the game.(7) On the second, he charged to the net and put away a backhand volley to keep his hopes alive.(8) He can roll or slice his backhand , hook his forehand short, or hit it with a mix of pace and top spin that is formidable.(9) The man in front of me seemed to strain to turn his head farther around on his neck after receiving a well placed backhand .(10) Recovering, the guard punched Nathan in the face twice; Nathan responded which a kick to the man's groin and backhand to the right side of his head.(11) Some athletes watch videotapes of a single physical skill, such as a backhand stroke in tennis, being performed with perfect technique.(12) He struck a winning backhand volley to break again for the set, and a break for 4-2 in the second set virtually assured him of victory.(13) Her cheek still stings from Marc's backhand .(14) Suddenly, her left hand shot toward the older girl's face in a weak but fast backhand .(15) A flying, spinning backhand strike, is a good example of a high risk, low benefit technique.(16) he made a backhand stop of the ball
Related Words
(1) backhand ::
backhand
Synonyms
Adjective
1. backhanded ::
indirect
Noun
2. backhand stroke ::
backhand beroerte
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