(in tennis, squash, etc.) of, pertaining to, or noting a stroke made from the same side of the body as that of the hand
holding the racket, paddle, etc. Compare backhand ( def 5 )
being in front or ahead.
done beforehand; given or made in advance, as a payment.
(in tennis, squash, etc.) a forehand stroke.
the part of a horse that is in front of the rider.
the player on the dealer's left, in a game with three players. Compare endhand
Archaic. a superior or advantageous position.
is always a great word to know.
So is ort. Does it mean:
(in tennis, squash, etc.) with a forehand stroke.