Übersetzung von “backwards” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


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

B1 towards the direction behind you

para trás
She took a couple of steps backwards.

in the opposite order to what is usual

de trás para frente, ao contrário
‘Erehwon’ is ‘nowherespelled backwards.

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

ao contrário
You’ve got your skirt on backwards.
backwards and forwards

in one direction then the opposite way, many times

prá lá e prá cá
I drive backwards and forwards between Edinburgh and Glasgow every day.
bend over backwards

to try extremely hard to help or to please someone

esforçar-se ao máximo
She bent over backwards to help him.

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