Bedeutung von "backward" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


adverb us /ˈbæk·wərd/ (also backwards us /ˈbæk·wərdz/)

B1 toward the direction behind you:

She took a couple of steps backward.

in the opposite order from what is usual:

“Erehwon” is “nowherespelled backward.

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

You have your skirt on backward.

(Definition von "backward adverb" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)