Bedeutung von “backwards” im Essential English Dictionary


adverb uk /ˈbækwədz/ also backward mainly UK

B1 towards the direction behind you:

She took a couple of steps backwards.

in the opposite order to what is usual:

‘Erehwon’ is ‘nowherespelled backwards.

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

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

in one direction then the opposite way, many times:

I drive backwards and forwards between Oxford and London every day.

(Definition von “backwards” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)