Explicație back în Dicționarul Englez Englez

back

(bak )

substantiv
the position of a player on a football team who is stationed behind the line of scrimmage
substantiv
a support that you can lean against while sitting
"the back of the dental chair was adjustable"

substantiv
the part of a garment that covers your back
"they pinned a `kick me'' sign on his back"

substantiv
the front and back covering of a book
"the book had a leather binding"

substantiv
the side that goes last or is not normally seen
"he wrote the date on the back of the photograph"

substantiv
the posterior part of a human (or animal) body from the neck to the end of the spine
"his back was nicely tanned"

substantiv
the series of vertebrae forming the axis of the skeleton and protecting the spinal cord
"the fall broke his back"

substantiv
the part of something that is furthest from the normal viewer
"he stood at the back of the stage"
"it was hidden in the rear of the store"

substantiv
(football) a person who plays in the backfield
verb
strengthen by providing with a back or backing
verb
establish as valid or genuine
"Can you back up your claims?"

verb
shift to a counterclockwise direction
"the wind backed"

verb
place a bet on
"Which horse are you backing?"
"I''m betting on the new horse"

verb
travel backward
"back into the driveway"
"The car backed up and hit the tree"

verb
cause to travel backward
"back the car into the parking spot"

verb
support financial backing for
"back this enterprise"

verb
be behind
approve of
"He plumped for the Labor Party"
"I backed Kennedy in 1960"

verb
give support or one''s approval to
"I''ll second that motion"
"I can''t back this plan"
"endorse a new project"

verb
be in back of
"My garage backs their yard"

adverb
in or to or toward a past time
"set the clocks back an hour"
"never look back"
"lovers of the past looking fondly backward"

adverb
at or to or toward the back or rear
"he moved back"
"tripped when he stepped backward"
"she looked rearward out the window of the car"

adverb
in repayment or retaliation
"we paid back everything we had borrowed"
"he hit me and I hit him back"
"I was kept in after school for talking back to the teacher"

adverb
in or to or toward a former location
"she went back to her parents'' house"

adverb
in or to or toward an original condition
"he went back to sleep"

adverb
in answer
"he wrote back three days later"
"had little to say in reply to the questions"




Antonime:
(substantiv) front
(adverb) ahead, forwards, forward
(verb) advance, face, veer, look



Sinonime:
(substantiv) backbone, binding, cover, rear, spine
(adverb) backward, backwards, rearward, rearwards
(verb) endorse, gage, game, punt, second, stake, support