Übersetzung von “backwards” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


adverb uk /ˈbæk·wədz/ also backward /ˈbæk·wəd/ mainly UK

B1 towards the direction behind you

indietro, all’indietro
She took a couple of steps backwards. Ha fatto un paio di passi indietro.

in the opposite order to what is usual

‘Erehwon’ is ‘nowherespelled backwards. “Nowhere” scritto all’incontrario diventa “erehwon”.

with the part that is usually at the front at the back

You’ve got your skirt on backwards. Stai indossando la gonna all’incontrario.
backwards and forwards

in one direction then the opposite way, many times

avanti e indietro
I drive backwards and forwards between Edinburgh and Glasgow every day. Vado avanti e indietro in macchina tra Edimburgo e Glasgow ogni giorno.
bend over backwards

to try extremely hard to help or to please someone

farsi in quattro
She bent over backwards to help him. Si è fatta in quattro per aiutarlo.

(Übersetzung von “backwards” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)